This was our guide who happens to be LDS.
So our tour today was so much different than those
we have had before.
He tied everything in with the timing of the Book of Mormon,
the style of buildings and their religious beliefs. He was great.
The Chimu Empire was entering its peak when Moroni was
burying the plates in New York.
This picture below reminds me that sometimes I feel like I am on
an eternal field trip with a scout group.
I absolutely love it.
I told these Elders that Chan Chan would be a perfect place for night games.
The Elders all agreed.
So many cool hiding places, nooks and crannies
and so many corridors and mazes.
Above are some of the Kings.... Well, maybe not Chimuvian
but Kings none the less.
They have barely scratched the surface of this enormous mud city.
With the amount of workers they have,
it will take them 600 years with their little toothbrushes to uncover all of it.
Of course on any good field trip you have to stop at the
We also went back to the mission home for a speed round
of magnetic darts and some of Lucy's
Brownies and Ice Cream.
Happy Birthday Elders and this is really the
Last Birthday Wish
for you my dear
It is Done!
Elders in Porvenir Zone
Ralph and Warren
Elders: Ancajima, Espin, Villena, Wright, Facer, Mikesell, Casupa, Gomez,
Aquino, Alayo, Huntington, Carranza