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The Earful Tower

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

Oct 26, 2020

This weekend we escaped Paris for a weekend in Burgundy. We stayed at the magnificent Chateau de Missery, which has been in the command of the British Hawkes family for decades.

On the way to the chateau, Lina and I discovered the architectural wonder of the Chateau de Guedelon - and also the nearby Colette...


Oct 19, 2020

We've made a children's book! We are so proud to finally announce the launch of Kylie The Crocodile in Paris. A project we've been working on behind the scenes for months, Lina did all the illustrations, and I wrote the words. And it's a tale I'm sure you will all recognize!

To pre-order a copy and back the project...


Oct 12, 2020

I scored the phone number to legendary French singer Edith Piaf via a dream and an apparent time portal. 

Here's what happened when I dialled the number. 

At the end of the episode, I also chatted with tour guide Edith de Belleville, who you can find here: https://en.edithdebelleville.com/

If you enjoy The Earful Tower,...


Oct 5, 2020

Property consultant Adrian Leeds joins me to discuss daily life in Paris and how it has changed since the pandemic. 

Recorded in the heart of Montmartre in the Farfelu cafe, we discussed everything from face masks and lockdown to the new Netflix show Emily in Paris. 

Adrian also answers whether now is a good time to buy...


Sep 28, 2020

This week I have friend of the podcast, and world famous author Cara Black back in studio.

We talked Hitler in Paris and Cara's new book. Inspired by a mysterious footnote, Cara went down a rabbit hole of dates, times and events - leading her to write Three Hours In Paris.

More on Cara and her books here on her official...