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If she loves cactus, then the Sonora Desert is the place for her @newageinv! The Mohave Desert is very bland and almost depressing, by comparison. Since I've had the "privilege" of being in all of the western deserts in our country, I can assure you the Sonora Desert is the best one.

And when to visit? The optimum time is in the Spring, when the desert blossoms At least as much as its going to ... 😉