Monocle 24: The Urbanist

With an influential audience of city mayors, urban planners and architects, this is Monocle’s guide to making better cities, be it new technology, state-of-the-art subways or compact apartments.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 27m. Bisher sind 858 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint alle 4 Tage.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 15 days 58 minutes


Investigating suburbs

Suburbs special: we head to the outskirts of the city to see how suburbs are being improved and also why they play a vital role.


 2012-09-20  52m

World Urban Forum special

World Urban Forum special: we head to Naples to meet mayors, administrators and experts and also learn why China has no shanty towns.


 2012-09-13  52m

Cities on a diet

Fitness: how best to use city rivers, what health regime has Delhi in stitches and the US mayor who put his city on a diet.


 2012-09-06  51m

Explaining Detroit

Detroit: a special on the once-thriving city that’s reinventing itself as a cultural, entrepreneurial and urban-farming hub. Plus, a chat with Detroit mayor Dave Bing.


 2012-08-30  51m

Cities on foot

Pedestrians: from London’s Exhibition Road to the king of all pedestrianised avenues in Copenhagen, we walk paths, parkways and public spaces on foot.


 2012-08-23  52m

Trees: a city's best friend

Trees: how the French stay trimmed at Tuileries Garden, Delhi’s planting mistakes left by the British and why trees can be a mayor’s best friend.


 2012-08-16  51m

Dealing with death

Death: how do cities find space to deal with their dead? We head to Paris, Hong Kong, San Francisco and London, to find out.


 2012-08-09  53m

Urban trading

Trade streets: connecting the city’s economy with its history, we visit some of the most distinct retail areas in London, Paris, Tokyo and Hebron.


 2012-08-02  53m

Calling at all stations

Trains: from Tokyo’s Akihabara to London’s King’s Cross we find out why train stations are part of a city’s soul and psyche.


 2012-07-26  52m

Urban parks

City parks: from Singapore’s recently revamped Bishan Park, to why San Francisco is the best in the US, The Urbanist goes green.


 2012-07-19  53m