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Guides for Weekends KOMPAS x Outdoors

CLIMB EVERY MOUNTAIN…

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November 20, 2018

At KOMPAS, we make it our business to explore. From discovering the latest speakeasy in San Francisco to a man in Hackney who can teach you how to carve a spoon out of wood, we never shy away from an adventure. We even go exploring in our spare time….


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Guides for Weekends KOMPAS Stories KOMPAS x Interviews KOMPAS x Reviews

MICRO BREWERY. MAXIMUM PASSION.

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November 5, 2018

Here at KOMPAS we love to explore, so much so that we’ve made it our business. We are constantly exploring, finding new and interesting places to introduce you to, and not always within the confines of locations on the app. And another thing we love, is beer.

Even though we’re…

Hoxton Area Guide - Hoxton Street


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Guides for Weekends KOMPAS x Neighbourhoods London

The Hoxton Area Guide: Don’t Miss these Amazing Spots

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March 14, 2018

So far in our area guides to Hackney’s neighbourhoods, we’ve covered the somewhat gritty areas like Dalston and Haggerston. What you may not realise is that everyone’s favourite Shoreditch is actually part of the borough of Hackney. This week, we paid a visit to Hoxton. It may not yet…

What to do in Haggerston - Street Art


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Guides for Weekends London

The KOMPAS Guide to What to Do in Haggerston

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March 6, 2018

Sandwiched in between Dalston to the north and Hoxton to the south, Haggerston’s borders are open to interpretation. This tiny Hackney neighbourhood is at its best on a Saturday morning when the canal waters sparkle in the sunshine and the smells of breakfast fry-ups and wood-fired pizza fill the…

Aziziye Things to do in Stoke Newington


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Guides for Weekends KOMPAS x Neighbourhoods London

The Complete Guide to What to Do in Stoke Newington

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February 22, 2018

Affectionately known by residents as ‘Stokey’, Stoke Newington is one of the finest examples of a rough-around-the-edges but quickly gentrifying, delightfully hipster East London neighbourhood. The action here pretty much revolves around two main roads: Stoke Newington High Street, and Church Street. Walking along one of these bustling roads,…

Things to do with kids in London


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10 Things to Do with Kids in London

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February 1, 2018

Been to the Science Museum too many times before? Or running out of things to do with the kids in London? We’ve come up with some different ways to keep the little ones entertained this half-term, so there’s no need to panic! There are plenty of opportunities for getting…

Things to do with Friends in Liverpool


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Guides for Weekends Liverpool

10 Alternative Things to Do with Friends in Liverpool

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January 30, 2018

We’re big fans of Friday evening with some friends down at the local pub – but sometimes we’re in the mood for something a little different. That’s why we’ve come up with some great things to do with friends in Liverpool when you’re looking for something just a bit…

Exeter Quayside


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Exeter Guides for Weekends

The 10 Best Things to do for Free in Exeter

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January 25, 2018

There’s enough art, history and countryside in and around Exeter to keep you entertained for quite some time. The best part? It doesn’t have to cost a fortune… or anything at all! We’ve picked out the things to do for free in Exeter that have captured our interests. Whether…

Things to do for free in Birmingham


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Birmingham Guides for Weekends

Birmingham’s Top 10 Things to Do for Free

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January 18, 2018

Feeling skint? There is still so much to explore in Birmingham’s city centre. Brum is full to the brim with history which sits side by side with its more contemporary vibes. Keep your eyes peeled for street art and ears open for free events. Here’s our pick of our favourite…

German Christmas Market


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Berlin Guides for Weekends Munich

How to Make the Most of Germany’s Christmas Markets

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November 28, 2017

December is almost upon us and it’s time to break out the Christmas jumpers, turn on the holiday playlist and pick out a tree. In Germany, the world-famous Christmas markets are central to the holiday festivities, and the Germans know how to do them right! Here’s what you should…