Name of Podcast: Destination Pays Tolosan
What topics are covered: This podcast talks about culture from Toulouse area.
Why is it good to listen to? The hosts and guests usually have a French accent from Toulouse; however, it can be stronger depending on the person. They use informal language, and usual rhythm.
You can subscribe or listen to the podcast by finding “Destination Pays Tolosan” on iTunes, or through http://www.cetaradio.fr/destination-pays-tolosan .
How often are the podcasts updated? The podcasts are updated on a weekly basis, on Wednesday.
Length of each podcast: Each episode is 30 minutes long.
“Destination Pays Tolosan” is a podcast broadcast on Ceta radio, a web radio from Toulouse. Nicolas Le Cheviller and Elodie Rouquié host this podcast.
Each week, the podcasters invite the audience through this podcast to discover or rediscover the cultural vitality of the Pays Tolosan. The “Pays Tolosan” is made of 72 towns/villages around Toulouse, and is an organization that creates projects for these towns.
This podcast present someone involved in local culture whether, a tourist or an elected official, who is interviewed to talk about a cultural event of the moment. For example, the hosts may interview the president of an organization in Toulouse who is organizing an event.
The participants discuss the news of the previous days in the “Pays”, and present events “coming this weekend” such as exhibitions, live shows, festivals, concerts, and other activities related to cultural and heritage tourism. In addition, the hosts present some musical extracts from artists from the “Pays”. With the section “preview”, they make a spotlight on a key upcoming event, not to be missed. This podcast is interesting because it highlights the Culture around Toulouse, whether it is music, exhibitions etc. It also allows artists to gain some exposure.
Summary: This French podcast is interesting for anyone who wants to learn more about culture from the South of France, specifically from the Toulouse area.