In 2011, Prof and I watched a season of “The Amazing Race” where contestants searched for and unscrambled a clue at the original LEGOLAND in Billund, Denmark. I joked that it would be nice to take Piano Man there someday, never thinking that it would ever become a reality.
(Photos above: This is the ride that contestants on “The Amazing Race” had to ride to unscramble their next clue.)
Then we found out Prof received a fellowship to research and write his monograph in Cyprus. Right at that moment, we knew that we wanted to take Piano Man and Linus to LEGOLAND as a special surprise.
A few days before our trip to Amsterdam, we played a quick word scramble game. Piano Man spelled out:
(Photo above: Linus trying his hand at spelling LEGOLAND… err… rather scrambling…)
Once he spelled L-E-G-O, well, let’s just say he became speechless. Piano Man, we love you, and this special visit to LEGOLAND is for you and Linus.
(Come back tomorrow to read about our fantastic three-day experience at LEGOLAND Billund Resort.)