Nov 222011
 

After driving through the desert that surrounds Cataviña we arrived upon the date and palm oasis of San Ignacio.  The small village is a shining island of concentrated life juxtaposed to the sparsely populated desert.  The heart of the palm forest which surrounds the village square presents what I imagine to be the perfect bird sanctuary.  The sound of what must have been over a dozen different species of birds created the auditory backdrop.  Continue reading »