Top Spots for High Tea Around the World

Top Spots for High Tea Around the World

The tradition of high tea is over 200 years old, dating back to the mid-1800s.

High-End Hotels Renew Interest in High Tea After High Noon

High-End Hotels Renew Interest in High Tea After High Noon

All the tea in China isn’t necessarily drunk in China. Nor is all the high tea consumed in England. This spring, hotels from Bangkok to Tokyo are reaching for new heights with new high tea specials that drink in great views, exalt chocolate, invoke gay Paree and look stunning in lacquer.

British Afternoon Tea Goes Vegan at London's Egerton House Hotel

British Afternoon Tea Goes Vegan at London's Egerton House Hotel

Veganism is gaining popularity! Plant-based foods, meatless menus and dairy-free alternatives continue to take center stage in top restaurants across the UK.

Warm Up this Winter with Afternoon Tea at The Ritz-Carlton New York, Westchester

Warm Up this Winter with Afternoon Tea at The Ritz-Carlton New York, Westchester

The Ritz-Carlton New York, Westchester is warming up this winter with traditional afternoon tea served every weekend in the Lobby Lounge.

Where to Afternoon Tea in 2017

Where to Afternoon Tea in 2017

Afternoon Tea dates back to the early nineteenth century when people needed a pick-me-up filled with freshly brewed tea accompanied by an array of pastries, scones, jams and sandwiches in the late afternoon.

Time for Afternoon Tea at Zurich's Baur au Lac

Time for Afternoon Tea at Zurich's Baur au Lac

Experience the Baur au Lac's special Afternoon Tea, available through March 2017, served in the hotel's recently revamped Le Hall - a historic space that has welcomed the likes of Alfred Nobel, Marc Chagall and Richard Wagner throughout the years.

Tea Time Returns in December at The Hay-Adams

Tea Time Returns in December at The Hay-Adams

This winter the award-winning Hay-Adams, located steps away from the White House at 800 16th Street, NW, announces the return of its holiday tea service.

Pinkies Up! InterContinental's 5 Best Tea Experiences Around the World

Pinkies Up! InterContinental's 5 Best Tea Experiences Around the World

There is no denying the quintessential role tea plays in our lives – be it to lift our spirits, or calm our soul. Henry James once said, "There are few hours in life more agreeable than the hour dedicated to the ceremony known as afternoon tea."

The Upper House Launches 'Bacchantes Afternoon Tea' With LALIQUE

The Upper House Launches 'Bacchantes Afternoon Tea' With LALIQUE

The Upper House presents the exclusive “Bacchantes Afternoon Tea” at Café Gray Deluxe, inspired by LALIQUE 2017 Flacon Collection Crystal.

Sample the World's Best Afternoon Teas

Sample the World's Best Afternoon Teas

The Red Carnation Hotel Collection offers guests a wide range of imaginative and award-winning Afternoon Teas sure to please even the most discerning of guests.

Wimbledon Takes Over Afternoon Tea at The Milestone in London

Wimbledon Takes Over Afternoon Tea at The Milestone in London

From June 27 to July 10, The Milestone Hotel will be offering its own version of court-side seats, presenting a Wimbledon-themed Afternoon Tea as the perfect break from the match.

Afternoon Tea Fit for a Princess, Or Even the Queen at The Lanesborough

Afternoon Tea Fit for a Princess, Or Even the Queen at The Lanesborough

To celebrate Her Majesty The Queen's 90th birthday in April and Princess Charlotte of Cambridge's first birthday in May, The Lanesborough is launching a Pink Princess Afternoon Tea in Céleste, from May 1st to June 12th 2016.

The Queen of England's 90th Birthday Afternoon Tea

The Queen of England's 90th Birthday Afternoon Tea

April 21st marks a major milestone for Britain's longest reigning monarch, Queen Elizabeth will celebrate her 90th birthday.

The Milestone London Unmasks American Misconception

The Milestone London Unmasks American Misconception

The Milestone Hotel in Kensington is bringing an old tradition back to London: High Tea. Although commonly mistaken by Americans for "Afternoon Tea," High Tea is in fact a different type of meal, something much more substantial than a cucumber sandwich and a slice of gateau.

Mrs. White's New Afternoon Tea Menu at Dromoland Castle

Mrs. White's New Afternoon Tea Menu at Dromoland Castle

Mrs. White's Afternoon Tea takes on new charm with the introduction of the latest tea menu. Set in the sumptuous surroundings of the world-renowned Dromoland Castle, afternoon tea is more than a tradition, it is the opportunity to slow down and reflect on the sweetness of life in the Irish countryside.