barskoon1 Like this:Like Loading... 2 thoughts on “barskoon1” Add yours Is this where Gagarin was from, or is this just because he was the first man in space? (I always thought he was handsome.) LikeLike Reply He wasn’t from here, but (allegedly), when he launched into orbit from Baikonur in nearby Kazakhstan, he looked down and saw this waterfall on his way up. As such, they have this monument to him at the base of the trail to the waterfall. (And he was definitely handsome!) LikeLike Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email.