Tea at Candella

If you’re looking for a cosy and charming place to take tea, let me introduce you to the Candella Tea Room. This family-run team room has been serving tea, cakes, sandwiches, and other delectable treats on Kensington Church Street since it...

Liquorice & Peppermint Tea

Happy International Tea Day! I’m not sure why there’s an international day for tea when for many of us, everyday is tea day (I don’t drink coffee). Oh well, here’s to tea! My top favourite teas are: peppermint, liquorice / licorice,...

Caffè Cittadella

I visited Caffè Cittadella at the end of September when I was temping near West 7th Ave in Vancouver for a couple of days. I had passed by this cute heritage house before but never had the chance to go...

Afternoon Tea at the Goring

The Hotel Some of you may recognise the Goring Hotel from the Royal Wedding in 2011. This was the hotel where the Duchess of Cambridge spent her final night as Catherine Middleton (or Kate Middleton as many still erroneously call...

Afternoon Tea at Rose House

Last Tuesday on my last full day in Vancouver, my parents treated me to afternoon tea at a location of my choice. I had wanted to try Rose House ever since I’d seen photos on Instagram of rose-flavoured and -shaped...

Afternoon Tea at Soffee Cafe [CLOSED]

Two weeks ago, on 9 September (the day our Queen of Canada, better known as Elizabeth II, became the longest reigning monarch of the Commonwealth), I had afternoon tea at Soffee (pronounced like Sophie) Cafe with my friend Tess. As...