Tea ceremony is a famous British worldwide custom people all over the world took up. And this is a good thing, because it is a very elegant habit, enjoyed in multiple ways nowadays, together with delicious pastries and cookies.
In 2014 the National Tea Week celebrated in London starts on Monday, 11th and lasts until Sunday, 17th of August.
The tea ritual in UK has been preserved since a very long time and is not only a touristic thing but also a local custom.
There are several places in London where you can celebrate National Tea Week. For instance, the Goring is a very cosy and colourful place to enjoy a hot cup of English tea. The light, airy ambiance beneath the stunning lobby dome and famous chandelier makes it a great place for a summer afternoon tea. On top of that, every pastry is a delicate work of art.