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The Earful Tower: Paris

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

Apr 27, 2020

Paris has been closed down for about six weeks now and everyone's life has changed. Last week I checked in on friends of the show to hear about how the city looks different. 

This week I'm talking with three Paris influential online personalities to hear how the Paris lockdown has affected their respective...

Apr 20, 2020

Paris has been closed down for over a month now. Me, I'm confined to a radius of 1km in peaceful Montmartre... but was wondering what the rest of the city looks like.

This episode features chats with five friends of the show, sharing their lockdown observations from their respective corners of Paris. 

Here are the links...

Apr 13, 2020

Lina Nordin Gee aka @parisianpostcards on Instagram has been painting a watercolour every day about Paris, France, and famous French faces. 

She's the guest on today's podcast, sharing the stories behind her paintings, what it's like to have your real job put on hold, and what it's like to host a Paris-themed quiz night...

Apr 6, 2020

When the lockdown hit Paris, all non essential work was forbidden. So a local film crew didn't have time to remove a huge set on rue Androuet in Montmarte. 

I've been visiting the street since they started building, here's the strange and slightly eerie story, with the help of an American whose home was taken over by...

Apr 1, 2020

Unbelievable. After a strange dream, I found myself with a direct phone number for Ernest Hemingway in 1925. I called the number... here's what happened. 

Afterwards, I spoke with Sam Lopez-Barrantes who gives Hemingway tours. Here he is on Twitter if you wanna book one of his tours when things get back to...