Be prepared for a great trip with your other half in this beautiful Latin American country.
The sierra is one of the three areas that make up the country. It is the highest part, situated in the Andes. Start your visit at the colonial city ofQuito. Quito means centre of the world in Quechua - it is a good starting point for any trip to Ecuador. The city lies at the foot of the Cotopaxi volcano and the view is simply spectacular.
As you leave the capital, take the so-called "Avenue of the Volcanoes". The first haciendas will appear a few hours later. It's worth spending at least one night in one of them. They are beautiful places that are filled with history. The final destination is Cuenca and the road there leads through the magnificent landscapes of the sierra.
Nature lovers? The archipelago comprises a total of 19 islands. The Galapagos protected area covers 98% of the territory. The terrestrial and marine life there is surprising. This living laboratory has long been studied by scientists searching to understand human evolution. Why not discover this little paradise on your honeymoon? There are many cruises available with motor-yachts, catamarans, sailing boats, etc., which alternate land and water activities. Swim with giant turtles, sea lions and even sharks or admire land iguanas or penguins on dry land! It's a magical place that will enchant all nature lovers. An ideal destination for a sensational honeymoon!