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How to Spend your First Thanksgiving in America [Infographic]

All the tips you need to know for your first Thanksgiving with your new American friends.

International students who arrive in the US for the first time, students who are studying abroad in the US and visitors to the US for the Thanksgiving holiday have one thing in common – they want to learn more about how Thanksgiving is celebrated, and how they should spend the holiday.

Some may be invited to an American student’s home to celebrate and  are looking for information on the customs and traditions of the holiday while others are looking for suggestions on the best things to do on Thanksgiving day. This  infographic from Student Universe serves as a flow chart to answer all of these questions, and more!


For more about foods you’re likely to find in the United States click here.

If you’re an American student spending you first Thanksgiving abroad; here’s a survival guide for you!


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