Peru (Insight Guides, 5th Edition) : This book provides everything you'll ever need in a guidebook. It is an inspiring background read, an invaluable on-the-spot companion, and a superb souvenir of your visit. Expert writers bring to life Peru's history, culture, arts, politics and, above all, the people, while evocative photography vividly conveys a sense of everyday life. There are incisive evaluations of all sites, which are clearly highlighted and numbered in relation to the text on detailed, cross-referenced maps. Finally, there are full listings of all the travel details, hotels, restaurants, and phone numbers required to help you plan your trip.