Korsakov in Russia

Got the tender to shoreside, then ‘rustic’ bus (just a hired town bus) to Korsakov town on Sakhalin island. South Sakhalin Japanese until after the war when it was ceded to Soviet Union.

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Monument

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Soviet Union housing

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Went to a folkloric show – best mime sitar/lyre/guitar/balalaika playing ever

Then war memorial

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And statue of Lenin – can you spot which one is the autocratic dictator ?

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