American Southwest Family Vacation

We followed historic Route 66 on our way to see the Grand Canyon, the Petrified Forest, the Painted Desert, plus much more in New Mexico and Arizona.

End of Tour Summary: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Here are our stories from two and a half years of living in Saudi Arabia while exploring the region.

Excursions to Oman

On two different trips, we strolled Muscat, hiked Wadi Shab, and sailed a dhow through the fjords of Musandam.

Our Expedition to Jordan

Highlights included tracing the steps of Indiana Jones into Petra, following Lawrence of Arabia into Wadi Rum, and floating in the Dead Sea.

Our Adventures in Sri Lanka

Safaris to spot leopards and elephants, swimming in the Indian Ocean, sipping tea in the mountains, and several more!

Saturday, October 17, 2009

Legoland Denmark

Our first real trip with a baby was to Legoland in Billund, Denmark. Well, the visit to Legoland was for me...everyone else was on the trip was there to visit the church where some of their ancestors were married. We all have our own priorities, right?

Legoland is lots of fun, but not so much for a little baby. If you're a blond child, you will probably look like half of the visitors in the park.

Lifelike Lego dioramas
Lego dog actually pees

Lego Castle: Level Expert

Lego crocodile
Lego Buffalo "Carving"
The details at Legoland go down to the last minifig.

RRR with a larger than life Lego Viking
Sitting Bull Statue made from Lego
What you can make when you have thousands
of Lego bricks just 'lion' around
Highly detailed Legoland bikeshop
While Billund isn't really on the way to anything else in Denmark for the average tourist, it's definitely worth a day trip to visit the home of one of the greatest toys on Earth and the open air gallery/museum/showcase displaying all manner of things that Lego can build. TOP:





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