Tea has been a drink of choice around the world for many years. The traditions and meaning behind the beverage changes from country to country. From Japan to the Americas tea drinking is a perfect time to share a moment of repose with friends and family. While the chance to drink a cup of darjeeling tea in India may not be an opportunity everyone can have, a good cup of tea can be a tranformative experience where-ever you find yourself. Here's a quick look at a few tea traditions from around the world. And, of course, When thinking about a cup of tea many people associate the British with the popularity of the drink in the new world. Enjoy Anglophenia's Kate Arnell looking back at the moments in history that made Britain a tea-drinking nation!