60-year-old from St. Petersburg have walked the Earth for 676 days
• 60-year-old from St. Petersburg have walked the Earth for 676 days
60-year-old from St. Petersburg have walked the earth for 676 days. Foot. Yes, quite walk (but not counting the two flight across the oceans).
Sergey Lukyanov started at noon April 1, 2015 from the Palace Square - and returned to the same 20 months, this Saturday. He walked 23,000 kilometers and visited 21 countries, not passed on the same machine, the demolition of seven pairs of sneakers, lived at 500 rubles per day and drank more than two tons of coke.
His path lay through Russia, Kazakhstan, China, Singapore - from there by plane across the Pacific Ocean to South America, where he was robbed and stole all things. But the good people of Brazil have collected money for him to Russian traveler was able to get to the Olympics in Rio. Then he flew back to Eurasia, from Tunisia across Europe - back to Russia
In Chile, he went through a mountain pass in the Andes, walking on the ancient road of the Incas. He climbed the hill 4 kilometers, and there he saw a magnificent hotel, which had as many as 53 restaurants. Prices there were exorbitant - according to him, it would have to work more than a year to afford a night at this hotel. However, the director of the hotel, to learn its history, to dwell free Pitching in one of the rooms, and even fed and given food on a long journey.
The most difficult obstacle in his voyage round the world, he called not wild animals and do not spend the night in the cold, and "visa", the most interesting countries - China and the coldest place - Belarus (it was at the end of the trip).
Now only dream of Sergei - after almost 2 years of separation to be with my family, take a walk with granddaughter and maybe write a book, but then - always to go on a new journey.
Sergey Lukyanov is the champion of the USSR and the Russian Federation in walking a hundred kilometers and a day, dvusutochnoy walking.
During the day, 60-year-old traveler on average, took 40 kilometers. He has been in the sport for at least half a century. In the distant 1989th he established his own record by going 207 kilometers per day.