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    Finding other expats to share experiences in San José with, helped me a lot. Thanks to InterNations.

InterNations - A Place for Canadians in San José

Hello to all of our Canadians in San José! Are you interested in getting to know fellow Canadian expats in San José? Are you looking for advice from other Canadians, e.g. which bars in San José will broadcast your favorite team’s upcoming match or where in town to go for maple pancakes?

You are cordially invited to be part of InterNations San José. Among the members of our international expat network, there is also a vibrant circle of Canadian expats, coming from Ottawa, Vancouver, Montreal and all regions of Canada.

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    From Canada, living in San José
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    From Canada, living in San José
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    From Canada, living in San José
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    From Canada, living in San José
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Meet fellow Canadians at our events in San José

Attend our monthly events and activities and join various interest-based groups to get to know like-minded expatriates and fellow Canadians in San José.

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Forum Posts by Canadians in San José

Get trustworthy advice and local insights from fellow Canadians in our San José expat forums.

  • Live Music in CR?
    3 replies
    Apr 25, 5:01 PM
    Community member

    Hi Will! I live in Costa Rica, i'm working with music here, i suggest you, if you want to play in bars, to stay in San Jose, here there are some places for live music, the most famous is Jazz Cafe, …

  • Playa Hermosa/Jaco area
    6 replies
    Feb 9, 7:21 PM
    Community member

    Hi Karen! Thanks for your response! Unfortunately, I do not dive and I will not be in CR on the dates you will be here :( Hi Nikki! I will be moving to the Esterillos Este area in mid May but …

  • Looking a relocating to Costa Rica
    7 replies
    Apr 6, 7:40 PM
    Community member

    Hi Frank, I am previously from Victoria, B.C., where I practiced law for fourteen years before moving to CR in 1998. I returned to university to receive a CR Law Degree and now practice law in San …

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Canadian Expats in San José Share Their Experiences

InterNations is a place where Canadian expats in San José exchange experiences and tips to support each other. "Chepe", as the local people say, can be a great place for expats - our community helps you make the most of your experience!

  • Browse our Members Network to get to know San José’s Canadian expats.
  • Take part in our Expat Forums to obtain first hand tips from fellow Canadian expats in San José.
  • Use the Expat Guide for San José to find information on your host city.

Meet Fellow Canadians in San José at Our Events

Our community in San José is also very active offline. Our InterNations Ambassadors organize regular events and various expat activities, e.g. a dinner in San José’s hippest restaurant or an outing with other Canadian expats to explore the country's many unique conservation areas. These activities are a casual way to get to know expats from Canada in your local community as well as Canadians in Costa Rica nationwide. Interested? Simply become a member and we’ll be happy to welcome you among our Canadians living in San José!