Currency: Thai Baht.
Local Time: GMT +7.
White sandy beaches, lush tropical jungle, bountiful rice paddies, secluded island paradises and big buzzing cities teeming with life, Thailand is a tropical paradise like no other.
Arrival in Bangkok for the first time can be an overwhelming, heady experience. The heat, the pollution, the sheer number of people takes a little bit of adjusting.Arguably more celebrated than Christmas in America, Thanksgiving occurs on the fourth Thursday of November and appropriately gives thanks for the harvest and for the previous year. Dating from the first Thanksgiving by the pilgrims in 1621, modern day celebrations still incorporate similar elements, such as the traditional food including turkey and pumpkin pie. If possible try to see the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York featuring floats, large balloons and marching bands.