London, off the beaten path...Neal's Yard, Covent Garden, London. Neal's Yard is a small alley in Covent Garden between Shorts Gardens and Monmouth Street which opens into a courtyard. It is named after the 17th century developer, Thomas Neale. It now contains several health food cafes and new age retailers that are all painted in a variety of colors.
Bettys is an institution, and rightly so. Pictured here is the Harrogate branch, but there are five others across the north of England, including branches in York, Ilkley, and Northallerton. 21 Absolutely Charming Tea Rooms You Have To Visit Before You Die