How to brew different types of tea

Last week I took an awesome class through Laneway Learning called The Art of Tea Brewing, Flag & Spearhosted by the lovely Cheryl from . And it got me thinking that a big reason more people probably don’t enjoy tea is because they haven’t had it made properly. There’s actually a bit more to it than pouring … Continue reading How to brew different types of tea

Around The World In 15 Tea Shops

When one spends 4 months travelling the world with the majority of that time spent in beautiful (but freezing cold) winter cities, one must drink a hell of a lot of tea to keep warm! While it might not be hard to find somewhere to get yourself a cup of tea (or coffee, for that … Continue reading Around The World In 15 Tea Shops

Tea time: Trà Viêt Tea, Vietnam

Trà Viêt Tea http://www.traviet.com/en/ I’m usually pretty consistent with my Monday morning blog posts, so big apologies for missing yesterday – unfortunately, being knocked out with a migraine most of Sunday wasn’t real conductive to blogging time! It did make for a good excuse to rest and drink tea, though, so I thought that’s what … Continue reading Tea time: Trà Viêt Tea, Vietnam

Tea time: Tao Dan Park Bird Cafe, Saigon

Tao Dan Park 110Bis, Nguyễn Du, Bến Thành, District 1, Ho Chi Minh City (Saigon) This café stop on our last morning in Saigon was probably the highlight of our time in Saigon. Another suggestion from our wonderful Cu Chi Tunnels guide, she told us about the “bird café” in Tao Dan Park; each morning, … Continue reading Tea time: Tao Dan Park Bird Cafe, Saigon

Tea time: Cocobana Tea Rooms & Garden, Hoi An

Cocobana Tea Rooms & Garden 16 Nguyen Thai Hoc St, Hoi An, Vietnam https://web.facebook.com/Cocobanatearoom/?_rdr I think the best way to describe Cocobana would be a little paradise within paradise. Hoi An had so many beautiful little tea houses, like the Reaching Out Tea House I wrote about last week, but this one was so different … Continue reading Tea time: Cocobana Tea Rooms & Garden, Hoi An