Tea time around the world
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Tea time around the world

Tea time around the world

Teapots are lined up and ready for service at the Fairmont Empress in Victoria, Canada.

 (Daniel A. Anderson)
All the delectables add excitement to high tea at The Empress in Victoria on Vancouver Island in British Columbia.
All the delectables add excitement to high tea at The Empress in Victoria on Vancouver Island in British Columbia.  (Daniel A. Anderson )
Tea time around the world

The tea menu at the Fairmont Empress in Victoria, Canada, is dramatically delivered in a wooden book-like case that opens to reveal small, numbered compartments of loose-leaf teas.

 (Daniel A. Anderson)
Tea time around the world

A tower of treats for tea time at the Fairmont Express in Victoria, Canada.

 (Daniel A. Anderson)
Tea time around the world

Saturday afternoon tea at the Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara is often booked three weeks in advance.

 (Peter Malinowski / Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore)
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A look at the afternoon tea service at the Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore Santa Barbara.

 (Four Seasons Resort The Biltmore)
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Salon Proust, named for late novelist and visitor Marcel Proust, specializes in French tea served with sweets at the Ritz on Paris’ Place Vendôme.

 (Vincent Leroux)
Salon Proust at Ritz Paris.
Salon Proust at Ritz Paris.  (Vincent Leroux )
Raffles Hotel in Singapore.
Raffles Hotel in Singapore.  (Raffles Hotel Singapore )
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Raffles Hotel Singapore’s Tiffin Room serves a very British-style tea, but buffet items have local flavor. Reserve early.

 (Raffles Hotel Singapore)
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Afternoon tea at Tiffin Room at Raffles Hotel Singapore.

 (David Cowan)
Tea time around the world

Tiffin Room at Raffles Hotel Singapore.

 (David Cowan)
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Afternoon tea spread at Tiffin Room at Raffles Hotel Singapore.

 (Raffles Hotel Singapore)
Afternoon Tea in The Lobby at the Penisula Hotel Hong Kong.
Afternoon Tea in The Lobby at the Penisula Hotel Hong Kong.  (Peninsula Hong Kong )
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Peninsula Hong Kong has tea leaves ready for brewing on a first-come, first-served basis. The line starts before service does.

 (Peninsula Hong Kong)
Afternoon Tea at The Lanesborough in London.
Afternoon Tea at The Lanesborough in London.  (The Lanesborough )
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Sweets at afternoon tea at the Lanesborough in London.

 (Dominic James)
Tea time around the world

A sweet at afternoon tea at the Lanesborough in London.

 (Dominic James)
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A sweet at afternoon tea at the Lanesborough in London. The head pastry chef is Nicolas Rouzaud.

 (Dominic James)
Tea time around the world

The sweets selection at the Lanesborough in London features cashew nut brownies.

 (Dominic James / Dominic James)
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