9 Places to Visit to Get in Touch with Your Inner Child ...


Want to rekindle the halcyon days of your childhood?2

Those days where the most important thing was how many crabs you’d find rockpooling on the beach or whether mom would put your favorite sweet treat in your lunch box.

Sometimes we just want to escape the pressures of being an adult.

Where better to do it than on a trip to somewhere that makes you feel like a kid again.

1. Lego Headquarters in Billund, Denmark

Lego Headquarters in Billund, Denmark

This iconic children’s toy was a fixture in many people’s childhood, and that makes the headquarters, locate in Denmark, one of many fun places to visit.

The Lego Group, still owned by the same family that founded it in 1932, invites people to tour its facilities through its Lego Inside Tour.

You’ll have to sign up in advance, and once there you’ll be treated to exhibits of historical Lego construction blocks, a tour of the factory, and a special gift.

The price includes 2 overnight stays in Hotel Legoland, as well as an entry ticket into the Legoland park.

2. Coney Island in Brooklyn, New York, USA

Coney Island in Brooklyn, New York, USA

The birthplace of the roller coaster and the amusement park is a great place to get in touch with your inner child.

Go for the fun conglomeration of concessions as barkers yell out their lures to get you to stop and play or eat.

Smell the sweet and salty air, and be sure to stop in at Nathan’s Famous Hot Dogs for a bite to eat.

Ride the Cyclone, a historic wooden roller coaster that’s also a National Historic Landmark.

Stroll along the boardwalk, then finish up the day by watching fireworks.

3. Disneyland in Anaheim, California, USA

Disneyland in Anaheim, California, USA

It’s pretty hard to top Disneyland for getting the spark of childhood back into your eyes.

Everything there comes with a sense of adventure or whimsy.

Explore castles and ride along mysterious waterways, speed through space or hug Mickey Mouse.

Ride a boat into the jungle or a log down a mountain.

Roam through Main Street and smell the delicious goodies, or stop at one of many eateries along the way for a yummy meal.

Who’s not a kid when they go to Disneyland?2

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