Drinking tea is not only the chance to get together with other people and have a chat but also to experience the richness of pleasure that a masterly brewed tea can give us. Czarka is a tea shop and a tea café all in one, conveniently located on Florianska Street, Krakow's prime shopping and cultural attraction, just off the UNESCO listed Main Market Square. Despite being right in the centre of the city, what makes this tea café and shop all the more appealing is the sensual calmness here. Step inside and be surrounded by historical thick bricked cellar walls and a décor that embraces Chinese, Indian and Japanese popular tea traditions.
Among the very wide selection of teas that can be found here are green tea, white tea, Oolong, Pu-Erh, black tea, Rooibos, fruit teas, Yerba Mate and many more. The staff at Czarka are very knowledgeable and are there to advise you of all the natural qualities and beneficial effects that their teas have to give.
One of the best things about Czarka is that you spend a pleasant time sampling the carefully prepared teas that they have on offer and then afterwards buy some to have to enjoy at your own home. The charming tea pots, cups and other accessories on sale can really give your home an oriental touch and can inspire you to take the time to learn how to perfect your own tea brewing techniques.
For those who prefer the online shopping experience, there is a massive selection of high quality teas and other accessories available from their website www.eherbata.pl Another tea haven for those who appreciate good quality tea in an interesting and enchanting atmosphere is Czajownia, which can be found on Jozefa Street in the attractive Jewish area called Kazimierz.