In the Vientiane New World Complex, must surely have the best views of sunset ver the Mekong. With a coffee shop on the ground floor and a proposed business centre on the first, the top floor restaurant offers good food and service that is attentive and cheerful. A cellar and humidor stock an impressive selection of wines and cigars.VNW Plaza Building, along the Mekong River bank, Vientiane. T: (+856) 021-251-564,
Artisans Cafe, Luang Prabang
Located in a 100-year-old wooden house in a quiet lane in the center of Luang Prabang town. A gentle and relaxing place to enjoy homemade snacks, delicious Luang Prabang sweets, premium teas and Lao coffee. Locally made, handcrafted souvenirs are on sale at the café.
Ban Xieng Mouane, Luang Prabang. T: (+856) 020-5551-1731, www.luangprabangartisanscafe.com
Organica Lifestyle, Kuala Lumpur
A new spot in Bangsar offering healthy meals, organic products, yoga and pilates classes.
15 Jalan Tempinis 1, 59100 Bangsar. Kuala Lumpur, www.organicalifestyle.com