It is the rural regions which are fiercely disputed. Precisely those remote areas in which the tea plants are thriving. Only with the permission of the state are foreigners allowed to enter deeper into this region.
An exotic spice, worth almost as much as gold, no wonder there is more cheating going on in saffron than almost any other product.
Brewing tea is very easy, but did you know that you can also use tea for cooking? This easy vinaigrette recipe will blow your mind and introduce you to the varied use of tea leaves…
As we reach Hsipaw the sun is standing high up in the sky. On the train platform women balance wide baskets on top of their heads and hand out lunch meals through the windows.