Laid-back Chengdu: Sipping tea in a century-old teahouse, Part 1
Chengdu City in southwest China's Sichuan Province is known for its leisurely vibe and relaxed lifestyle. Tea culture has grown in popularity in Chengdu, even among young people. So why are the locals so absorbed in drinking tea? What special gestures does a visitor need to learn in order to drink tea like a Chengdu local? CGTN reporter Yang Xinmeng and UK vlogger Lee Barrett visited one of the oldest teahouses in Chengdu to experience their tea culture and share some key facts.