Tea Travel and Infuser Mugs

Looking for ways to drink your tea on the go? A tea travel  mug or self-contained infuser mug may be just what you need. Tea travel and infuser mugs let you take your loose-leaf tea on the road without the need for packing a kit of specialized teaware.  Tea travel mugs offer entirely-enclosed tea brewing …

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Tea on the Train

Traveling by train has been a symbol of adventure and, in some cases, elegance, especially when taking tea during your trip. While train travel in the U.S. has declined, it is still strong in Europe. The Orient Express, for example, was started in 1883 and still runs, serving tea to its passengers. My European train …

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“Leaf Peeping” Tea Party

The world keeps spinning and for many of us the seasons keep changing, making for great tea party times. For those of us in the Northern Hemisphere, the chemistry of the flora around us, especially trees, is cycling back to that autumn procedure of beginning to shut down and prep for winter dormancy. In other …

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Tea Vacation with Agatha Christie

Lately I have been armchair-traveling around the world, planning tea vacations. Tea vacations? you say. The fact surprised me, too, but given second thought it is a perfect idea—a vacation for people who love to travel and love to drink tea. At the moment, I prefer the comfort of my armchair, tea in hand, and …

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Teas that Can Travel with You

You lead a busy life but still want to enjoy fine teas. Impossible? Possible! You just need teas that can travel with you. And the right teawares for steeping and enjoying them. Never fear, for there are plenty of options and new ones popping up daily. I’m going to propose something a bit unusual and …

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Tea on the Road

If you’re a casual tea drinker or if you don’t drink tea at all you might find it unusual the lengths that some tea drinkers will go to to make sure they have a supply of high quality tea when they travel. The number of tearooms and tea houses in the United States alone has …

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