The Soho Hotel

Recently went to afternoon tea with a friend at one of the Firmdale hotels, The Soho Hotel, in London. It was tucked back from the main road, kind of like the Savoy is off the Strand, so you immediately felt like you were going somewhere a bit exclusive, special. It's a beautiful, slightly funky hotel... Continue Reading →

Arden Hotel, Stratford-on-Avon

Afternoon tea at the Arden Hotel in Stratford-on-Avon was the perfect setting to catch up with a favorite aunt and uncle - in a nutshell, the setting was lovely and quiet, the tea and food delicious, and the service solicitous and helpful. When I let my aunt know I'd be popping across the pond from... Continue Reading →

Christmas tea at Bistro Menil

Christmas is the time for afternoon tea - that's my motto anyway! There's almost nothing better than a lovely afternoon tea with friends, just stepping away from our everyday lives to enjoy each other's company in a relaxed atmosphere with great tea and lovely bites of food. This year, one of my teas with friends... Continue Reading →

Mr. Fogg’s Tipsy Tea

Still catching up on reviewing some of my favorite London teas, Mr. Fogg's is just one of the many themed teas that we enjoyed there - where the "tea" is more alcohol than Earl Grey. But for an out-of-the-ordinary tea adventure with a setting that takes you back in time, it was an experience to... Continue Reading →

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