British people love tea.... they REALLY love it
OK, it's a bit of a cliché, but all those stories you've seen about British teatime are true, and once you arrive in the United Kingdom you may well be surprised by how much the Brits love tea. In fact, drinking tea really is a national past time over here.
If Brits want to have a long conversation, it's done over tea; if they want to comfort a friend, it's done over tea; if they want to have a break from work, it's done with.... you get the idea!
And by the way, British tea is the best tea in the world – if you don't believe us, just give it a try.