Lonely Planet started more than 30 years ago as a husband-and-wife team. Now this iconic travel guide company employs some 200 authors who scour every continent to get the inside scoop on what you need to know when you hit the road. Read up and feel like a local with a set that includes books on Bolivia and the Quechua language.
“Bolivia,” by Anja Mutic. 7th edition. Paperback. 392 pages. “Quechua Phrasebook,” by Serafin Coronel-Molina. 3rd edition. Paperback. 228 pages.