Mark Kiner

KOMPAS x Culture London

Rediscovering London’s Barbican Estate

June 14, 2018

If you’ve ever been anywhere even close to East London, chances are you will have seen or stumbled upon the Barbican Estate. From far away it might look a…

KOMPAS x Culture London

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…


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…

KOMPAS x Food 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…

KOMPAS Stories 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…