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Wednesday, June 10 • 11:15am - 12:15pm
Visiting Countries of Origins: Travel Tips and Finding the Right Contacts

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This presentation is aimed at anyone working in the world of tea who would like to travel to countries origin, to learn, to build their understanding and experience of different teas, or to buy tea, but isn't sure where to start and how to organise their trip. We will discuss the different options of travelling with an experienced tea buyer, with a group, or by travelling alone, and it aims to cover all the topics that must be considered before and while travelling - such things as where to go, when to go, visas and passports, making contact with tea gardens before planning the trip, what to take, what not to take, where to stay, how to keep safe and healthy, how to achieve everything you want to achieve. This hour long session aims to provide a check list for anyone thinking of travelling to any of the world's tea growing regions.

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Jane Pettigrew

Director of Education, UK Tea Academy
Jane has worked in tea since 1983 as freelance editor, writer, trainer and consultant. She has written for various magazines and websites, has spoken at tea conferences around the world and has trained in international hotels and tearooms. She is now Director of Education, UK Tea... Read More →

Wednesday June 10, 2020 11:15am - 12:15pm MDT
Colorado Convention Center

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