At the Kawaguchiko Monkey Performance Theater at the foot of Mount Fuji, visitors can see the Suou Monkey Show, which, according to one tourist guide, is “a traditional stage performance with 1,000 years’ history.”
The Matsuishi family opened the Sea View Ranch and saloon in 1986 in Hirado’s Ichikawa-cho. The rustic blue house looks like it belongs in Montana despite the beach across the street and the terraced rice fields to the east.
The colors of autumn slowly turned America a little more orange and red as Fall began in September. Associated Press photographers captured the transition with images of sunsets, skylines, boxcar derbies, and other outdoor adventures around the nation.
The images are much like moviegoers saw during the buffalo hunt when "Dances With Wolves" hit the big screen nearly 25 years ago: hundreds of massive animals shaking the prairie as they kick up dust and stream down the hills.
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