2 thoughts on “barskoon1

  1. Is this where Gagarin was from, or is this just because he was the first man in space? (I always thought he was handsome.)


    1. 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!)


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