Machu Picchu is a 15th-century Inca site located 2,430 metres (7,970 ft) above sea level. It was brought to international attention in 1911 by the American historian Hiram Bingham. The restoration work still continues.
Based on the journals of Che Guevara, leader of the Cuban Revolution. In his memoirs, Guevara recounts adventures he, and best friend Alberto Granado, had while crossing South America by motorcycle in the early 1950s.