Text by Roger Sands • Photograph Courtesy of Poconos Mountains Visitors Bureau
Once often known as the “Honeymoon Capital of the World,” the Pocono Mountains of northeast Pennsylvania obtained their well-known nickname shortly after World War II. As GIs returned to New York City’s harbor, they reunited with their supposed, rapidly married, and headed to resorts in the close by Poconos for his or her honeymoons.
Today’s Poconos have developed into greater than a honeymoon haven and now yearly appeal to greater than 20 million vacationers who come to ski, golf, hike, journey rolling rapids, dogsled by means of snowy winter wonderlands, and play video games of probability.
For many guests, nevertheless, stress-free with a soothing cup of tea has turn out to be a favourite pastime, and tea aficionados can uncover a number of pleasant respites at tearooms, resorts, and bed-and-breakfasts. No matter the season, discovering time for tea all the time enhances any go to to this historic area that was as soon as inhabited by Delaware, Iroquois, Shawnee, and different Native Americans.