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How to Celebrate Thanksgiving on your Travels

For Americans, Thanksgiving is a really important time of the year. It's a chance to reflect on the year that has passed, all the reasons to be cheerful and to be grateful for our good luck. It's a time to come together and celebrate. Perhaps most importantly, it's a time to eat loads of delicious food.  If you happen to be travelling around New York during Thanksgiving, then it might be a good idea to get yourself a slice of the action, here's how! 
Watch the Macy's Day Thanksgiving Parade 
The Macy's Day Parade is quite a New York institution. This spectacular kicks off at 9am sharp and carries on for a staggering three hours! Expect to see famous faces performing, dance troops, no less than thirty four floats and a plethora of gigantic balloons! Ones to watch out for this year include the Giant Snoopy Astronaut, which honours the 50th anniversary of the moon landing. This balloon behemoth is as tall as a four-storey building and will be the 40th time Snoopy ha…