The walk back to San Gabriel Chilac
You can read the previous part of this blog entry in The hike to the "cactus garden".
The pink flower of a Prickley Pear cactus (Opuntia species).
But before we started to follow the dirt road back to San Gabriel Chilac, we decided to explore the "cactus garden" next
to the highway Cuacnopalan-Oaxaca first, slowly walking in
the same direction as the dirt road was going; towards Chilac.
A Prickley Pear cactus (Opuntia species).
Several cactus species growing close to each other.
A large cactus species against the bright sky.
A small mud covered scorpion (Vaejovis species).
Esme carrying Alice on her back using a makeshift rebozo.