Bright bougainvillea flowers cascaded over the walls behind a gigantic prickly pear cactus.
Ken decided to pick a prickly pear, since they seemed to just be falling to the ground. We ate it, and some others we purchased at a roadside stand, next morning.
A chain of twenty one Franciscan missions lines the California coastline along the "Camino Real." Each has a bell like this one out front.