A look inside the Vaux-le-Vicomte chateau – without another visitor in sight! (Plus a new podcast interview with the owner of the chateau!)
… because we are locals now 😉
An interview about photographing Paris, with Raphael Metivet, recorded on a Paris rooftop.
What is The Earful Tower podcast? Who is Oliver Gee? And who’s that Swedish woman in all the pictures with him?
As the Seine River continues to flood in Paris, here’s a look at some pictures from The Great Flood of 1910.
Paris pics: Here’s a look at the Seine River as it gently starts to rise above the riverbank.
Here it is: The Earful Tower’s Top 50 things to do in France in 2021.
One hundred activities to try in Paris this year. You can forget “climbing the Eiffel Tower” and “Finding the Mona Lisa”. This is a more interesting, obscure, and, dare I say it, fun list – co-created by you all!!
The Ultimate 2021 Paris List. Here’s mine, what’s on yours?
The year in review: Books, movies, Paris, and tours – here’s the best bits of The Earful Tower’s 2020.
Goodbye to Montmartre and hello to new Paris adventures.
New episode: A closer look at the Ile Saint-Louis, the pearl of Paris and a very intriguing island.
New episode: Escape to the French countryside (in a Burgundy château).
Here are five places to find Edith Piaf in Paris (and a new podcast interview I did with the singer herself).
Here’s how to listen to Paris On Air, narrated by Oliver Gee (and with the help of about 20 other characters!)
A walk with Ernest Hemingway on the Left Bank of Paris, where he lived in the 1920s.
French musician Alex Freiman talks about jazz in Paris, how to find it, and how to get started if you’re not yet a fan.
We all know it’s important to say “bonjour” no matter where you in in France. That’s hardly a secret. But there’s no better way to get a conversation going than to ask “ca va?” directly afterwards. Let me explain…