Q COSTA RICA – Before moving back to Canada, Leanne Bordelais lived with her new husband Thierry Bordelais, the brother of her lawyer, and their children, in Costa Rica. Since her release from prison in 2005, after serving 12 years, Leanne, now 46, has lived the suburban life in the Montreal suburb of Chateauguay. By […]
(Q24N) Some Canadian cops apparently have nothing better to do than ruin the weekend for hundreds of martial arts athletes and enthusiasts. Canada’s Brazilian jiu-jitsu championship was supposed to have been hosted in Montreal over this past weekend. As CBC News reported, “About 240 competitors, some as young as nine, were registered to take part.” […]
(Q24N) This just in from CNN. Today’s headlines are so packed with fodder for stand-up comedians it is hard to pick a starting point. Literally, you could tack the New York Times to a wall and select your news by throwing a dart from roughly eight feet away and not be disappointed. I expect that […]
QCOSTARICA – Frederico Moojen scored twice, but it wasn’t enough as Canada fell 3-2 against Costa Rica on Sunday to open the group stage at the 2016 CONCACAF Futsal Championship being held this week in San Jose. Erick Brenes had a pair of goals and Alejandro Paniagua scored the other for defending champions (Costa Rica), which […]
(QCOSTARICA COMMUNITY) The Asociación Caritativa Canadiense is gearing up to celebrate Canada Day at our Family – Fun Fundraiser. The event is on June 27th at Hotel la Rosa America in La Garita. There is a large swimming pool, food, music, a cash bar, raffle prizes and a “Buy it Now” table. Ticket price is […]
QCOSTARICA SPORTS – Montreal Impact winger Dominic Oduro claims fans of Alajuelense were racist towards him as the Canadian side reached its first CONCACAF Champions League final, last at the Morera Soto stadium in Alajuela. Oduro set up the opener, but, were beaten 4-2 in the second leg in Costa Rica. However, the Canadians advanced […]
On December 12 2009, Canada’s Governor General, Michaelle Jean, accompanied by her husband Jean-Daniel Lafond, made an official visit of Costa Rica. During her three day visit, the GG got a glimpse of Costa Rican life.
Tuesday 06 November 2012 |QTravel 130,000 visitors from Canada entered the country this year, which makes them one of the main generators of tourism for Costa Rica. Furthermore, Canada is the second biggest foreign exchange generated by tourism in Costa Rica, with $142 million last year. Canadian airline WestJet opened direct service on Monday to […]