Here are a few articles about some of the gifts given, in my experience, by various other countries and civilizations, in inverse order of posting within each category: Just click any that interest you.
Australia: “Thoughts and Prayers of the Gun Culture” (a dialogue)
Canada: “Gifts from Canada”
Germany: “Wall of Shame”
Hawaii (a state since 1959, but almost foreign): “Big Island of Hawaii””
Hungary: “The Hungarians”
Italy: “Women in Italy"”
Japan: “As the Wheel Turns in Japan”
Morocco: “Brothers in the Market of Rugs"
Panama: “Orchids and Laptops in Panama”
Tunisia: “Alone in the Dark”