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Tea in Chengdu’s People’s Park – that’s our kind of place, but beware the big Buddha

The top tip for tea in Chengdu from Tashkent’s tea shop owner Deng had been to go to the People’s Park in the centre of town. He was not wrong. On a Sunday afternoon the People’s Park is buzzing with … Continue reading

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Varna for tea by the Black Sea, but no ‘Bulgarian coffee’?

When we were in Spain earlier this year, I tried what one coffee shop called a ‘Bulgarian Coffee’. Laced with local honey and with lots of creamy milk, it was pretty tasty and I was looking forward to seeing such … Continue reading

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Some surprises for tea in Transylvania, but great coffee in Brasov

Romania continued to delight us as we travelled through Transylvania, with the best coffee we’d tasted since leaving Budapest, and some surprises when it came to searching for a cup of tea. We almost didn’t manage to review anywhere in Sighisoara, the … Continue reading

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