Holland (Insight Guide) : This book provides everything you'll ever need in a guidebook. It is an inspiring background read, and invaluable on-the-spot companion and a superb souvenir of your visit. Insight Guides are renowned for their great pictures, which vividly convey a sense of everyday life. Expert writers bring to life the country's history, culture, religion, politics and, above all, the people. From libertine Amsterdam to the remote islands of Friesland, from golden Age paintings to Delftware pottery, it's all here. Features detailed, cross-referenced maps - all sites are clearly highlighted and numbered in relation to the text. Full listings of all the travel details, hotels, restaurants and phone numbers you'll need.