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Berlin

Is Kreuzberg Exclusively for Hipsters?

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November 16, 2017

At this point, Kreuzberg is pretty infamous for its counterculture: hip bars, pubs, restaurants, and more. It’s pretty much set the gold standard for a hipster neighbourhood. Every edgy neighbourhood from Zizkov in Prague, to Hackney in London, aspires to be like it. As much as we love the…


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KOMPAS Stories London

KOMPAS Stories: Ana’s Barbican Centre

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November 16, 2017

The KOMPAS Team have been chatting with some Londoners about their favourite place in the city, and why it means so much to them, for a project called KOMPAS Stories. This is the second instalment in the series, and for this article, we spoke to our friend Ana about…


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London

The Secret Histories of 5 London Pubs

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November 14, 2017

Everyone knows that Brits love a pint at the local pub – it’s cosy, atmospheric, and there’s plenty of beer and grub. What’s not to love? London has what seems like thousands of pubs, many of which are now franchises. A few London pubs, however, are worth a visit…


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Birmingham

Don’t Miss Birmingham’s Tasty New Restaurant Openings

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November 8, 2017

Birmingham’s food scene is a constantly expanding one, with new restaurants popping up all the time. We’re obviously really happy about it, with all the cool new places to taste and explore. It is, however, becoming a little bit hard to keep up with, so we’ve decided to point…


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KOMPAS Stories London

KOMPAS Stories: Jimmy’s Gillett Square

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November 6, 2017

We’re trying something a little different here at KOMPAS – we’ve been chatting with some Londoners about their favourite place in the city, and why it means so much to them. First up, we talked to Jimmy about his favourite place, Gillett Square in Dalston.

So the place is Gillett…


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London

KOMPAS Insights: 8 Things to Do in Hackney Wick

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November 1, 2017

The formerly industrial area of Hackney Wick has become a haven for artists and hipsters, who flock to the area for cheap studio space in disused warehouses. They’ve also brought with them a handful of shabby chic cafes, industrial style bars and an abundance of street art. It’s worth…


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Exeter

The 10 Dishes You Have to Try While in Exeter

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October 31, 2017

With autumn in full swing and winter on its toes, we all need something to cheer us up and carry us over to spring. For team KOMPAS, that something is food. And let us tell you – Exeter is full of great dishes – we’ve shortlisted our 10 favourites,…


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Liverpool

Liverpool’s Best 2017 Halloween Events

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October 25, 2017

It’s that time of year again: pumpkins are being carved, eaten, and turned into lattes (we’re looking at you, hipster coffee shops). But what are some of the places and events in Liverpool where you can truly feel the spooookiness of the holiday? KOMPAS is here to help you with…


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London

Spooky London Locations to Visit for Halloween

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October 24, 2017

There’s just over a week left until Halloween, but the ghoulish antics have already begun – most of the capital’s Halloween events have sold out weeks ago, but we’ve got some fangtastic alternatives for those of you who, like us, did not think to plan so far ahead…

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London

The Most Romantic Date Spots in London

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October 17, 2017

So you’ve got a date. Congratulations! You might just be one step closer to finding that person to spend the rest of your life with – or not, of course. Regardless, if you’ve decided you want to go out with them, you probably want to make the date as…