Learning the rules of the road at Legoland.Photo: Sarah Goodyear When I was a kid, the first amusement park I ever went to was Disneyland. One of my favorite attractions was Autopia -- the race-track style driving course where you "steer" a car along a track that looks suspiciously like an interstate highway. (Sponsored by Chevron!) Well, last weekend I went to Legoland California with my 9-year-old son, and I discovered just how differently the Danes (they're the ones who invented Lego) see driving. The driving attraction at Legoland is an urban streetscape in which the kids are actually in …
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Sarah Goodyear has written about cities for a variety of publications, including Grist and Streetsblog. She lives in Brooklyn. She's also on Twitter.