Coquitlam has one of the most diverse populations in the lower mainland. Often considered one of the most multi-cultural cities in Greater Vancouver, Coquitlam has a large Korean Business Centre on the West Side and a large Chinese Business Centre to the north.
Coquitlam also boasts a number of the best and most diverse restaurants in the area. Mainly a suburban city, is the sixth-largest city in the province and is one of the 21 municipalities comprising Metro Vancouver.
There is so much to do in Coquitlam. From it’s numerous parks and recreation centers, theaters and malls, Coquitlam is a fantastic place to live. Catch a game of the Coquitlam Express or Coquitlam Adanacs at Poirier Recreation Center, enjoy a day of air condition shopping in Coquitlam Center, or a walk and bird watching at beautiful Colony Farm Regional Park.
Coquitlam also features some of the best schools in Great Vancouver, including Dr. Charles Best Secondary, which is the top ranked public high school in Greater Vancouver. Just ask Daniel Card, that’s where he went to school!
You don’t just have to take our word for it though: Come on out to Coquitlam and make a day of it and see for yourself what this beautiful city has to offer. I mean seriously, it’s only 20 minutes from Vancouver. What have you got to lose?