Big Sur and the Oranges of Hieronymus Bosch

Big Sur and the Oranges of Hieronymus Bosch Big Sur and the Oranges of Hieronymus Bosch

Among the many travel lovers who prefer not to visit exotic countries, the similarity of Thailand or Malaysia the same, and take great pleasure in solitary communion with nature is likely to appreciate a small, sparsely populated section of the Pacific coast of Big Sur, in central California .

Big Sur and the Oranges of Hieronymus Bosch 2

First of all, Big Sur attracts those who can appreciate the true beauty of purity and pristine nature of the Pacific coast. With particular interest in Big Sur, is for those travelers who are ambivalent about the nature photography, because the neighborhood troubled waters of the Pacific Ocean and supple, basalt cliffs coastal features, create amazing compositions worthy of admiration. It is worth noting that in the territory of Big Sur, is the highest mountain of all the coastal hills of the United States of America. Mount Cone Peak rises above sea level in more than a mile, which creates additional attractiveness overall landscape.

Big Sur and the Oranges of Hieronymus Bosch 3

Although Big Sur is quite far from major cities in the United States of America, as San Francisco (193 kilometers) and Los Andzhees (394 kilometers) Big Sur remains the most popular nature reserve behind except that Yellowstone National Park or a Grand canyon that on the Colorado Plateau.

Big Sur and the Oranges of Hieronymus Bosch 4

While also worth noting that Big Sur has left its mark in American literature. Thus, in particular, popular writer of the last century, Henry Miller, who is quite talented described his experience in his autobiographical novel «Big Sur and the Oranges of Hieronymus Bosch», which was released in 1940 and was quite highly appreciated not only by the American critics, but also sophisticated readers. And as gratitude and respect for his work precisely on Big Sur is a memorial museum of the writer, who is also a kind of landmark.

Big Sur and the Oranges of Hieronymus Bosch 5

In addition, the Big Sur inspired and another not less popular American writer Jack Kerouac wrote his novel «Big Sur» in the sixties of the last century. Which, just like the novel by Henry Miller is autobiographical and is related to Big Sur as a personification of the author's own soul.

Comments (0)

There are no comments posted here yet

Leave your comments

  1. Posting comment as a guest. Sign up or login to your account.
Attachments (0 / 3)
Share Your Location
back to top

Read also

Interesting facts

Melbourne Kindergarten

It's no secret that the development of the child that occurs during the game is much more easily absorbed than...

Interesting facts

Table Mountain

Not so long ago, namely in November 2011, the whole world community decided that today it is worthy to enter...


The largest volcano in the world - Klyuc…

Volcanoes that are located on the Kuril ridge and Kamchatka rightfully belong to the so-called Fire belt of the Earth...

Attractions Asia

Light Central Plaza in Hong Kong Watches

In Hong Kong, the Central Plaza skyscraper ranks third in height. But all the same, and he had four years...

Tourism and winter trips

Tourism and spring trips

Tourism and summer trips

Tourism and autumn trips