It's a kind of book of reference that helps to know the details of the particular area of the city which an individual is interested in. It gives information about the places of attraction, their main activities, and restaurants, the cultures and traditions, food habits, festivals, gods' and goddess's temples, monuments, old buildings, shopping centers and so on . It gives information on accommodation and must visit places. It will usually include details, such as phone numbers, addresses, prices, and reviews of hotels and other lodgings, restaurants, and activities. Maps of varying detail are often included. It guides the visitors and creates a view about the place he wants to visit. It provides information on the facilities and activities in and around, the area guide includes, living information, weather, and public affairs. Unlike a guide is a person who leads anyone through unknown or unmapped country, hence an area guide is a book that leads visitors through the new locations visited or near future visits.