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Bryn’s ‘pura vida’: how Costa Rica inspired a teenager’s musical legacy
Arts & Culture
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Arts & Culture
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Bryn’s ‘pura vida’: how Costa Rica inspired a teenager’s musical legacy

The Tico Times - July 25, 2018

The year is 1998. A couple in Langley, British Columbia, is excited to welcome their first and only child: Bryn Hutchinson. Bryn’s parents are Marian Buechert, a…

US, Mexico and Canada win race to host 2026 World Cup
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World Cup 2026
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US, Mexico and Canada win race to host 2026 World Cup

Guy Jackson / AFP - June 13, 2018

The United States, Mexico and Canada will host the 2026 World Cup after easily beating underdogs Morocco in a vote of FIFA member nations in Moscow on…

5 questions for a Canadian punk rock band in Costa Rica
Weekend Arts Spotlight
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Weekend Arts Spotlight
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5 questions for a Canadian punk rock band in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - June 10, 2018

Using music as an excuse to continue a lifetime friendship, but also for travel and as a means of expression: that's what has characterized the Canadaian punk…

Of snow, kindness and Northern Lights: a Costa Rican in Manitoba, Canada
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Please Send Coffee!
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Of snow, kindness and Northern Lights: a Costa Rican in Manitoba, Canada

Gustavo Díaz Cruz - December 14, 2017

My mom named me Gustavo Adolfo. I was born in Puntarenas, next to the sea, but my home was in Cedral, a small town of Montes de…

Study: Costa Rica’s natural food producers should eye Canada’s West Coast
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Business
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Study: Costa Rica’s natural food producers should eye Canada’s West Coast

L. Arias - February 8, 2017

Canada’s West Coast offers Costa Rican exporters of health and natural foods great business opportunities, according to a market study by the Foreign Trade Promotion Office (PROCOMER). Results…

Air Canada passengers delayed for 32 hours in Costa Rica, including nine on runway
Canada
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Canada
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Air Canada passengers delayed for 32 hours in Costa Rica, including nine on runway

The Tico Times - January 10, 2017

Canada's CBC News reported today that an Air Canada flight had been delayed for 32 hours at Costa Rica's Juan Santamaría International Airport – not because of inclement…

Entrepreneur makes hemp-based fuel in Costa Rica
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Business pulse
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Entrepreneur makes hemp-based fuel in Costa Rica

The Tico Times - May 28, 2016

Transforming hemp into the surfboard beneath your feet or the plane that takes you skyward: That's the mission of the Canadian company Hempearth, which has made Costa…

Airlines announce new flights to Costa Rica
Airlines
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Airlines
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Airlines announce new flights to Costa Rica

L. Arias - April 21, 2016

Three airlines this week announced new flights between Costa Rica and destinations in Canada, Mexico and Venezuela. Air Canada on Wednesday announced it will add a seasonal…

Canadian expats in Costa Rica hope to regain right to vote
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Canada
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Canadian expats in Costa Rica hope to regain right to vote

The Tico Times - April 18, 2016

Joan Dewar, a Canadian citizen who has been living near Grecia, Costa Rica since 2005, got a rude surprise when she tried to vote in Canada's federal elections…

Court rules Canadians can grow their own medical pot
Canada
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Canada
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Court rules Canadians can grow their own medical pot

AFP - February 24, 2016

MONTREAL, Canada – A Canadian court Wednesday struck down federal rules governing the growing and distribution of medical marijuana, ruling that Canadians have a constitutional right to grow it for…