Locations in the life of Anton Chekhov and his 5 short novels.
"Maps of the Classics" by Peter Biggins
gorod Taganrog, Rostovskaya oblast', RU
Where Anton Chekhov was born in 1860 and lived until 1879. Anton spent nearly half of his life here.
Badenweiler, Baden-Württemberg, DE
Health spa where Anto Chekhov died in 1904 of tuberculosis.
Alushta, Avtonomna Respublika, UA
Town near Yalta where Chekhov built a house and moved to in 1899. He write The Cherry Orchard here.
gorod Moskva, gorod Moskva, RU
Where Chekhov went to medical school and visited many times during his life. Where Laptev lived in Three Years
село Мелихово, Moskovskaya oblast', RU
Where Chekhov lived from 1892 to 1899. He wrote The Seagull here.
gorod Sankt-Peterburg, Sankt-Peterburg, RU
Second largest city of Russia. Where An Anonymous Story takes place.
gorod Novocherkassk, Rostovskaya oblast', RU
Town in the Don Steppe visited by Chekhov in 1887. The Don Steppe inspired Chekhov to write The Steppe in 1888.
gorod Sochi, Krasnodarskiy kray, RU
Resort on the Black Sea near the Northern Caucasus Mountains, reminiscent of where The Duel took place. Site of the 2014 Winter Olympics.