History, Loose Tea, Tea, Tea Accessories, Tea rooms, Travel

Yorkshire Tea Time

In 2013 my husband and I spent 3 days in the beautiful and historic city of York, England before heading north to Scotland. When planning our trip to Scotland, we wanted to get a brief taste of another part of England away from London, which we visited the previous year for a week. While doing… Continue reading Yorkshire Tea Time

Loose Tea, Scotland, Tea, Tea Accessories, Tea Treats, Travel

Tea Souvenirs? Yes, Please!

Because our trip to the UK was cut short last year and we never even made it to Scotland and I only came back with a mug, I wanted to make sure I picked up some tea souvenirs in York, England and Scotland. I think I picked up nice representations of both spots with the… Continue reading Tea Souvenirs? Yes, Please!

Food, History, Scones, Tea, Tea rooms, Travel

When in York, One MUST Visit Bettys!

After recommendations by two tea people and a gentlemen on a train in London, I knew I had to visit Bettys during our recent trip to York, England. Who am I to argue with such respected counsel? Betty's We have been planning this trip to York for several years after a few delays, and we… Continue reading When in York, One MUST Visit Bettys!