If you are contemplating ESSEC’s Global Bachelor of Business Administration (GBBA) degree in Singapore, tune into the latest episode of the ESSEC APAC Guide to Living in Singapore podcast series for an enlightening and flavorful journey.

This “Food and Dining” episode offers a unique window into Singapore’s rich culinary landscape. It invites listeners to explore the city’s food scene guided by host Joe Escobedo and Vivien Cotier from France—a Student Ambassador from the GBBA program at the Singapore campus.

Joe, known for his approachable personality and keen insights, sits down with Vivien, a well-versed gastronome, to navigate the city’s diverse food scene. Their lively conversation paints a vivid picture of Singapore’s culinary tapestry, which blends many influences from its multicultural populace.

Drawing on previous episodes, the podcast series aims to ease your transition and enrich your experience as an international student in Singapore.

Past topics include navigating Singapore’s housing and rental market and thriving in the Lion City. This episode focuses on Singapore’s culinary scene, integral to the city’s identity and culture.

As a GBBA student and a self-proclaimed food enthusiast, Vivien takes listeners on a gastronomic tour, exploring everything from hawker centers brimming with local delicacies like Hainanese Chicken Rice and Laksa to high-end dining experiences that showcase Singapore’s cosmopolitan edge.

As you plan your move to Singapore, understanding the city’s diverse culinary scene will enhance your experience and offer delightful opportunities to bond with your peers over food.
This episode goes beyond discussing food. It also touches on dining etiquette, traditional food customs, and various culinary events throughout the city that allow students to immerse themselves in Singapore’s rich cultural tapestry.

Vivien’s first-hand experience and intimate knowledge of the city’s culinary scene promise to offer prospective students invaluable insights, ensuring they are well-equipped to savor Singapore’s flavorful delights.

So, why wait? Dive into this delicious journey and envision your life in the Lion City, a city known as much for its high-rise buildings and efficient transport as for its spicy chili crab and comforting bowls of Bak Kut Teh. Treat your senses to a preview of your life in this multicultural city.

The ESSEC APAC Guide to Living in Singapore podcast series is your essential companion, offering a comprehensive view of life in Singapore. Whether you’re an aspiring international student or a resident looking for fresh perspectives, this series has something for everyone.