People across the world have been consuming tobacco, through one technique or another, for thousands of years. Early tobacco consumption can be traced as far back as 5000 BC, with links to shamanistic rituals and ceremonies.
As we begin to approach the summer months, we know many of you will be looking to escape the unpredictable and often disappointing British summer for somewhere a little more tropical. Whether this is a week’s holiday in a sunny European destination or a longer stay in somewhere more luxurious, getting away from it all […]
Xikar cigar accessories are renowned within the industry for their high-quality materials, unique innovation and exquisite craftsmanship. They offer a wide range of cigar and pipe related accessories such as lighters, cutters, humidification and hygrometers and travel cases to name just a few!
Cigars have long been enjoyed for their complex and intense flavours, and the rich history associated with the production and enjoyment of these delicious smokes has led to the development of numerous fun facts and exciting tales. Keep reading to discover 10 cigar facts that you can share the next time you smoke a stogie […]
Festival Del Habano was particularly special this year, as it is hosted in the same year as the 500th anniversary of Havana. In 2019, the focus was placed on three exciting brands; Trinidad, Hoyo de Monterrey and San Cristóbal de La Habana. We take a look at some of the highlights of this year’s festival, […]
Game of Thrones fans have been counting down the days in anticipation for the eighth and final season of the hit television show. To increase the hype for this show even further, collectors and fans of whisky can also look forward to the release of the much-awaited Game of Thrones whisky collection.
Something we’ve recently added to our offering here at Havana House is Dokha, an Arabic tobacco that is becoming increasingly popular in the UK. There are a number of reasons for its popularity which we’ll explore in this article in more detail, however, in short it offers a more intense smoking experience – perhaps something […]
The Christmas and new year period can often cause stress and pressure, often unnecessarily, over the smallest of things. Whether it’s buying last minute gifts for people or trying to cram in visits to family and friends in an impossibly small time frame, worrying about what we’re wearing sits pretty near the bottom of the […]