Galway August 2015

Galway August 2015 I’m a little behind on my blogging at the minute and now, as I sit in Marco’s apartment in Turin, I’m reminded of our trip to Galway a couple of weeks ago. Why does an industrial city in northern Italy remind me of Galway? It’s simple really, the weather is bloody awful! Anyway, enough about Torino (more of which in another post) and more of … Continue reading Galway August 2015

Review: Bastion Kitchen, Athlone

Bastion Kitchen Athlone, Co. Westmeath A bank holiday Monday morning drive to Galway may not be everybody’s idea of heaven but it became mine after we stopped for brunch in Bastion Kitchen in Athlone. After driving around Athlone for 10 minutes looking for parking I eventually found a spot a little out of the town, adjacent to a busy looking cafe. We decided to have … Continue reading Review: Bastion Kitchen, Athlone