The farm is located between the cities of Sonsonate and Izalco, and lies at 450 metres elevation above the level of the sea.
Sonsonate is on the south, and Guatemala and the Department of Ahuachapn are on the west.
The market at Sonsonate, an important weekly function, is held on Sundays.
There is a good cart-road leading to Sonsonate via Otaco and Apaneca, which are two mountain towns.
Ahuachapn also has a road to Sonsonate via Ataco and Apaneca, two towns which are located high up in the mountains.
In regard to hotel accommodation, Sonsonate is decidedly better off than many towns outside the Capital.
By giving short notice, fresh provisions may be obtained in large quantities from Sonsonate.