05/29/2012 07:32 am ET Updated Jul 29, 2012

Tea Time: 10 Proper Spots To Celebrate The Queen's Jubilee (PHOTOS)

There's really nothing more English than afternoon tea, and so in honor of the Queen's Diamond Jubilee this June, we've rounded up some of our favorite spots to indulge -- in London and the Commonwealth.

We found scones, clotted cream and smoked salmon finger sandwiches, of course, but a few surprises as well -- from poetry tea readings to a tea inspired by the royal jewels.

Pinkies up, please!

-- Kelsey Blodget,

Tea Time: 10 Proper Spots to Celebrate the Queen's Jubilee