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The Earful Tower: Paris

The Earful Tower: Figuring out France with guests who know best. 

Mar 25, 2019

Hello everyone,

What is it about Paris that makes it so synonymous with a good walk?

A historian might suggest that the city was built for walking – ever since the Pont Neuf rolled out some of Europe’s first pedestrian sidewalks 400 years ago.

A resident might say that walking is more practical than the Metro in...

Mar 21, 2019

Hello everyone, 

It's a bonus episode from Camille, the voice behind French Today, answering the age old question: How should I learn French?

More specifically, I asked her about the order to do it in, how to be efficient in learning the language, and what the other teachers are doing incorrectly. 

I share some tales of...

Mar 18, 2019

We've come full circle! The very first guests on this podcast, two years ago, were the Paris band Slim & the Beast. They're the guys who wrote the original jingle, the honeymoon theme, and they've done several live videos with me before. 

Now, they're back in the studio and they're armed with a few new songs and a...

Mar 11, 2019

Paris offers the creme-de-la-creme when it comes to museums but it can be quite daunting to decide which ones to see.

It’s even daunting for Parisians. I’ve lived here for years now and I still don’t know where to go.

But the city offers what it calls “The Museum Pass” where you buy a ticket that gives you...

Mar 4, 2019

This week's guest is podcasting titan Annie Sargent from the popular Join us in France show. 

She explains why, of course, there is a lot more to France than just Paris. And who better to showcase the country than the woman who's released over 200 podcast episodes promoting it?

Check out Annie's show here

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