Mark Kiner

Food & Drink London

KOMPAS Eats: Xi’an Impression, London

June 6, 2018

Earlier this week, some of the KOMPAS team went to dinner at Xi’an Impression, a small Chinese food joint next to Arsenal Stadium. The place is tiny, with not…


Blue Plaques of Hampstead: A Tour

May 31, 2018

London’s blue plaques are both famous and numerous, it is no surprise that so many of the world’s most famous and accomplished individuals have chosen the best city in…

Hackney London

40 Winks: The Coolest Micro-Boutique Hotel in London?

April 30, 2018

When you step into Stepney Green you rarely expect to find yourself transported into an odd world: a mix of Marie Antoinette and Tim Burton. That is exactly what…

Food & Drink Hackney London

KOMPAS Eats: KraPow E5, London

April 10, 2018

Last week, some of the KOMPAS team went to dinner at KraPow, a trendy new Northern Thai pop-up restaurant in Homerton, Hackney. The stated aim of KraPow is to…

Hackney London

Interview with Marta: Why I Love Living in Hackney

March 1, 2018

Last week, we conducted an interview with Marta, a freelancer who has been working with us at KOMPAS. Marta is originally from Bulgaria but has lived in a variety of…