15 Places For Afternoon Tea You Must Visit Before You Die
15 Places For Afternoon Tea In London You Must Visit Before You Die. For the quintessential British experience! I can only vouch for Fortnum and Mason (definitely worth the money!) but I can't wait to try out the rest!
The ritual of afternoon tea owes its origins to Anna, the 7th Duchess of Bedford. As a young women in the early 1800s she lived during a time when it was common to eat only two main meals a day, with breakfast scheduled early in the morning and dinner occuring late in the evening. Weakened and irritated by hunger pangs each day, she decided to schedule time to take tea and snack each afternoon. This private ceremony was firstly done furtively in her bedroom, but over time well-heeled…
AFTERNOON TEA – PANORAMIC 34 Arguably the ultimate form of indulgence is afternoon tea. Liverpool isn’t short of great places to get your fix but you go here for more than just the food. Take a look at that view.