A Vietnam Podcast
A Vietnam Podcast

Episode 1 - From New Zealand to Quarantine in Vietnam: Adrie and Niall Mackay

This is a special episode, and mini-season, of Seven Million Bikes direct from quarantine in Saigon. This was recorded on a phone recorder and I don’t have a laptop for edits so it’s a live interview with my wife, Adrie Mackay.

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Episode 2 - Life in Quarantine: Adrie Mackay and Anastasia Sokyrka

Adrie, and roommate Anastasia, discuss what life in quarantine is like with host and fellow quarantee Niall.

 

Anastasia, originally from the Ukraine, has lived in Saigon for 5 years working in sales for a major hotel chain.

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Episode 3 - Overseas Student in Quarantine; Mizuka Yasuda

After realising we were in the same quarantine facility online, Mizuka reached out and connected with our WhatsApp group and Adrie on Instagram where they were following each others Stories from opposite buildings.

 

After chatting for several days online Niall and Adrie finally met Mizuka in person, at a distance, on one of our walks.

 

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Episode 4 - Life on the outside; Lawrence Young

A Saigon resident, Lawrence Young has worked in the finance industry worldwide for 30 years, currently with Holborn Assets and created the non-troll Facebook group Ho Chi Minh Expat Group Saigon. Now at nearly 10,500 members in just 14 months.

He has seen the market go up and down over the years and is confident we will come out of the current crisis stronger but different.

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Episode 5 - Catching up with JK Hobson

For no other real reason than I haven’t spoken to Jay in nearly a month and is one of my favourite people to talk to, I call up JK Hobson to have a chat about the state of the world today, life on the outside and how he is coping with quarantine.

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Many people struggle to find English entertainment in Vietnam. Seven Million Bikes hosts the popular show A Vietnam Podcast, stand-up comedy and events. Have fun, connect with others and share experiences of Vietnam.