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Loose tea. Photo courtesy of A Girl With Tea.
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History, Hikes And High Tea: Slowing Down At The Lake Agnes Tea House

Canadians weren’t the first tea drinkers, nor do they have the right climate to grow their own tea. That being said, they’ve certainly come up with an imaginative way to enjoy it – and some Rocky Mountain scenery – as part of an eco friendly travel adventure. I was able […]

Traveling The Roads Of The Japanese Teas
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Traveling The Roads Of The Japanese Teas

I have often followed the roads of tea during my stays in Japan. My first visit was in Shizuoka, Japan’s main tea production and transformation area — 70% of Japanese teas are processed in Shizuoka — beautifully settled around Mount Fuji in the center of Honshû island. I was welcomed […]

Inspiration In China: Tea Moments And Proper Tasting Guide
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Inspiration In China: Tea Moments And Proper Tasting Guide

During a recent trip to the Sunshine Coast of British Columbia, I was fortunate enough to meet many passionate local business owners with creative ideas. Chocolatiers and sorbet makers who source locally and organically, cereal artisans who created a product that is not only a healthy food but a survival […]

Making Connections Through Mate Drinking In Argentina
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Making Connections Through Mate Drinking In Argentina

“Welcome to the party!” greets Javier, opening the door to let me into his apartment. I met Javier on CouchSurfing when posting on the Mendoza, Argentina, forum. We ended up going wine tasting together and afterward he invited me to a party at his house to meet his friends and […]