Probably more interesting - a public toilet at the same train station, Rayevka, in Bashkiria, a small republic in the Ural mountains of Russia.

Probably more interesting - a public toilet at the same train station, Rayevka, in Bashkiria, a small republic in the Ural mountains of Russia.

A plaque in a train station in Bashkiria (Russia), celebrating the fact that Lenin visited that station on July 3. 1900.

A plaque in a train station in Bashkiria (Russia), celebrating the fact that Lenin visited that station on July 3. 1900.

View out back at our house in the village in rural Bashkiria.

View out back at our house in the village in rural Bashkiria.