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Tea Smugglers: 18th Century Bad Boys
1 year ago

Tea Smugglers: 18th Century Bad Boys

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It’s very easy to get a cup of tea in England. But it wasn’t always that way. In the 1700s, tea was so expensive that only aristocrats could afford it. …
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How Taking Tea Sans Sugar Meant Opposing Slavery
1 year ago

How Taking Tea Sans Sugar Meant Opposing Slavery

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Today, sprinkling a spoonful of sugar into your tea doesn’t say much about your views on human trafficking. But in the late 18th century in England, it did.

In 1791, …
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8 Bucket List Travel Destinations for Tea Lovers
2 years ago

8 Bucket List Travel Destinations for Tea Lovers

Nothing beats starting the day off with a great cup of tea – except maybe starting the day with a great cup of tea in a foreign country. Tea has …
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The History of Tea
2 years ago

The History of Tea

With every sip or sniff, you can pretty much taste the history of tea. Something about this earthy beverage makes you feel grounded within the world. Perhaps, it’s the laws …
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