Thanksgiving Day is a harvest festival celebrated primarily in the United States and Canada. Traditionally, it is a time to give thanks for the harvest and express gratitude in general. While perhaps religious in origin, Thanksgiving is now primarily identified as a secular holiday.
Not really, My workplace will shut down between xmas and new years, so that will be lots of riding and exploring!
We really only have easter and xmas holidays. All other holidays are basically long weekend affairs that are just one extra day!