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The Earful Tower: Paris

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

Aug 8, 2022

This week we reveal the story of the giraffe that walked to Paris in 1827 and made everyone go bananas. This story, especially the bit about Parisians going berserk for giraffes, is the subject of our new children's book: Grace the Giraffe in Paris. 

A bit of background: The giraffe walked from Marseille to Paris in...


Feb 28, 2022

Next week the new season of The Earful Tower begins. Here's what you can expect :)

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Feb 21, 2022

Here's the story of how Lina and I got our two childen's books in the gift shop of the Louvre Museum. 

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You can find our books all over Paris, or buy them directly from our online shop here. 


Feb 14, 2022

Are Parisian men all well-dressed? Or is it a myth? And while we're at it, what should YOU wear on your visit to Paris? 

All these questions and much more are answered this week by Frenchman Fabien Renault, the managing director France's arm of the luxury fashion company Joseph. 

And the idiot in this show, of course,...


Feb 7, 2022

My father-in-law Jakob is on the show, recounting the tale of how he got VIP treatment at a Paris fashion house in the 1980s. 

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