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Bethy Squires

Bethy is a writer and performer living in Hollywood.

Posts by Bethy:


The 7 Trendiest Asian Desserts in LA and Where to Find Them

One of the best things about Los Angeles is the way different cultures come together over two things — food and being super attractive — so crafting glamorous,…


A foolproof guide to feeling comfortable in Paris

Paris is a city that millions of people visit every year, and for good reason, this city rules! But If it is your first time overseas – or…


Romantic Paris: How to Spice up date Night in Paris

With an epithet like “The City of Love”, Paris sure has a lot to live up to! But let’s say your planning a honeymoon, romantic weekend getaway, or…


Paris Fun Facts

Do you fancy yourself an expert on Parisian culture, facts, and history? Here is a fun list of some things that you might not have known about the…


The Cradle of the City: Ile de la Cite

Literally translated to “Island of the City” is the birthplace of Paris. The island of the city is an island located on the Seine, in the heart of…


Top Five Foods you have to Try when Visiting Paris!

French Onion Soup French onion soup, or Soupe à L’oignon is such a great starter, its cheesy, crispy, warm, and delicious, what’s not to love! It is also…


3 Reasons to Visit the Paris Catacombs

The Catacombs of Paris are one of the most coolest sites Paris has to offer, and a visit to this magnificent city is made all the more exciting…


Why Notre Dame is More Than a Church to Parisians

Paris’ Cathedral of Notre Dame is a masterpiece of Gothic architecture and one of the most visited monuments in France. Built during the Middle Ages and situated in…


Spring splashes, Art Stashes

Oh what to do when the blustery and wet days of Paris spring time shortly interrupt the sunshine? Well luckily this is one of the best cities for…


4 Uniquely Fun things to enjoy in Paris

It is a well known fact that Paris is celebrated as one of the most beautiful cities in the world, but let’s take a look at what makes…


Paris in the Springtime

Everybody knows the best time to visit Paris is in spring. The days are sunny and cool and the smell of warmth and new growth is in the…


Top 3 Ways to eat like a Parisian

Breathing in the smell of freshly baked bread is one of the best things in life! And walking the streets of Paris is the ultimate sensory experience. It’s…


How to to stay active on your Paris Vacation

Croissants, butter, cheese, and wine, macaroons, eclairs, and cakes, oh my! There is simply no end to the decadence you can indulge in here in Paris. But what…


The Dark Side of Sacre Coeur

A bit about this religious and (not widely known) political monument. The Sacred Heart of Paris is on top of a hill in Montmartre, a trendy, village-like part…


Walking Headless

No this is not a story of mutated zombies! It is however  a very strange and macabre story about Montmartre and how it got its name. Montmartre directly…


Napoleon coming up short…

So we all know about the short guy with the big ego… Yep, that’s right, Napoleon Bonaparte. But what if I told you that he actually wasn’t short?…


Let them eat cake!

This is a very well known, infamous quote that was allegedly uttered by the queen of France, Marie Antoinette. What if I told you that this is in…


City Tour1 pioneers a new way to experience the Eiffel Tower

Today, we get to do something a little different. I am sitting down with the tour operator of Paris Tour1, Linda Shell, a true vanguard, who is the…


Movie Magic – Paris Addition!

Paris is an iconic city that millions of people dream of visiting in their lifetime, with good reason – the glitz, the glamour, the romance… it is the…


How to make the most out of your stay in Paris!

Paris… a magical city with wonders to enjoy at every turn. But with so much history, so many attractions, and so much cultural wealth, how do you take…


5 Unmissable Things to Do in Paris

We all know Paris is a beautiful city with so much to see, but were to begin? We here at Paris Tour1 really want to make sure that…