Welcome to SaigonNezumi.com, a blog focusing on the Expat Life of Kevin Miller, Jr., who currently resides in Almaty, Kazakhstan, but also spends 3-4 months in Saigon, Vietnam, each year.

SaigonNezumi is one of the most popular Expat blogs for Vietnam and one of the top sources for halal restaurants with arriving Muslim travelers. It aims to be one of the top sources for visitors to Kazakhstan (and Central Asia) as well under the name KazakhNomad.

Ekotaxi and Komandir


I use the Komandir and Ekotaxi app to book my taxi on the weekends. It is very convenient way to take a taxi from my apartment to Almaty. The taxis are nice and clean, the drivers are very professional. Yes they can be pricey but it beats negotiating for a taxi sometimes. Posted from WordPress for Android Continue Reading

Claritin Prices (Saigon vs Almaty)


I bought about 10 boxes of Claritin in Saigon when I was there. Much cheaper there. Roughly $3.80 USD/box of 10.  In Almaty it is costs about $7.20/box. I know I can get it cheaper in Saigon but had no time to took. I heard I can get it down to $1 USD/box. Hmm, good business idea. Posted from WordPress for Android Continue Reading