The Tea Trade Along the Silk Road

statues that represents the caravans on the Silk Road

The history of growing, making, and drinking tea can be traced back to thousands of years. Based on a popular story in China, Emperor Shen Nong was the first person to drink tea. He was boiling some water one day when the wind blew some tea leaves into the pot. When he … Read more

How Is Tea Grown and Harvested?

people on a tea plantation

Aside from coffee, tea is one of the most sought-after drinks in the world. Many people from different parts of the world, from Asia to the United States, consume tea. This beverage also comes in different types, and they are produced in hundreds of regions all over the world. Tea comes in … Read more