Egyptian adventurer Sherif Lotfy arrived in Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan, raising the Egyptian flag on his motorcycle to promote tourism in Egypt.
Lotfy is on a road trip from Switzerland to Japan, aiming to break a record in the Guinness Book of Records.
His stops include Vienna, Prague, Warsaw, Minsk, Moscow, Astana, Ulan Bator, Nagasaki, Osaka and Tokyo.
He met with the Egyptian diplomatic mission in Kazakhstan.
Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm