Madinah, May 16 -- French traveller Mohamed Boulabiar recently arrived in the city of Madinah, Saudi Arabia, after covering a distance of 8,000 kilometers on foot to perform Umrah.

Boulabiar embarked on a journey from Paris on August 27, 2023, traversing various countries including Switzerland, Italy, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia, Montenegro, Albania, Macedonia, Greece, Turkey, and Jordan before reaching Saudi Arabia.

Currently, he is in Madinah, preparing to walk to Makkah to perform Umrah.

Born in France to a Tunisian father and a Moroccan mother, Boulabiar braved numerous weather conditions. Despite the difficulties and dangers, these challenges did not deter his goal of reaching the holy sites on foot.

He walked throughout his journe...