Introduction to Hui Yuan Keng
What is Hui Yuan Keng?Read more
Hike to Ma Tou Yan
Baby Tea Plants at Market
In previous posts Where the Trees Come From and Preparing Tea Tree Clones, we discussed the production of new tea trees. Lets take a look at one way they get into the gardens - the street market.Read more
Introduction to Aged Tea
In Wuyishan, some people say that three-year-old tea is medicine, after ten years a panacea, and aged tea over 20 years is a treasure.Read more
Visit to a Dehua Porcelain Factory
Take a look inside a Dehua porcelain factory. The owner is a family friend, who took us to take a look at how mass produced porcelain is made.
Preparing Tea Tree Clones
First new growth from a mother tree is collected. The raw cuttings are then trimmed to contain one healthy leaf, at least one dormant bud, and a small piece of stem that will grow the roots.
Visit to Dehua Dragon Kiln
Explore the dragon kiln in Dehua, China. The kiln rises up a gentle slope and it fired twice a month. A factory at the base of the kiln slip casts teapots to fill the bulk of each firing, while local artists fire selected wares.
Bamboo Raft Tour of Wuyishan
The bamboo raft tour is an excellent adventure. The tour rides down the nine bend river through the Zhengyan tea area. It is a relaxing and interesting way to learn more about what makes Wuyishan a unique place.Read more
Visit to Niu Lan Keng
Take a short visit to Niu Lan Keng (牛栏坑) the garden famous for it's Rou Gui.Read more
Visit to Tongmu Masu
Visit Tongmu, Masu, a small village in a high altitude valley which is known for producing some of the best black tea in Wuyishan.Read more