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LIFE|THE MAP OF CRIMEA

What if Bakhchisaray was renamed

After the 1944 deportation most of Crimean cities and villages were renamed. Bakhchisaray’s name was not changed, though. But why? Some people may suppose it was because of the fact that Russian poet Aleksandr Pushkin mentioned the town in his poem Bakhchisaray Fountain.