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Drinking Tea With a Proper Legend.

As we may have mentioned before, Marc was in Yiwu Mountain, Xishuangbanna, (Yunnan Proivince, China, The World etc...) earlier in the year; one of the 6 famous Pu’er tea producing mountains, and one of famed quality, and also price. Yiwu tea…
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A Street Art Walk Through Sheffield

Following our Tea & Street Art post we thought we'd show you some of the street art you can find around Sheffield, so you get the picture :) These are just a handful of the hundreds of superb pieces adorning the Sheffield landscape, from…
Kid Acne "Now Then" mural in Sheffield City Centre

Tea & Street Art

We love Street Art. We’re lucky enough to be from and live in Sheffield, which we believe has one of the best street art scenes around. The last 10-15 years have seen a surge in the quantity, and quality, of works of street art, through such…
Bronze horse on Tea Horse Road, Yiwu

Tea Horse Road & an Yiwu Pu’er Tea factory in Action

To finish our time in Yiwu, we were, of course, keen to take a walk up the start of the Tea Horse Road from the old Yiwu central square - home to the Pu’er Museum - for a chance to soak up some history and trace the footsteps of tea merchants…
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The Mindulness of Tea: Tea & Yoga

Tea & Yoga are a match made in heaven. Many people throughout the world use yoga practice as their morning wake up, helping them to start the day in a relaxed, yet energised way, using the practice to centre themselves and become aware…
Yiwu Puer Tea

Discovering Yiwu Teas

Discovering Yiwu Teas & a tear inducing price for tea! Last month I was a busy bee in China. Xishuangbanna Region, Yunnan Province, China, to be more specific. As UK Director for Tea Guild International - a partner of Global Tea Fair…
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A tea by any other name would smell as sweet

I was chatting about having a tea business to a family friend yesterday and, after broadly describing the selection we have (a couple of really great green teas, a few phenomenal oolong teas, a couple of our own really great blends, and some…