Among all other kinds of a kitchen a galley kitchen has a very important advantage: it is extremely convenient for cooking. If your aim is cooking, you should really think of choosing this kitchen type. Galley kitchen design originated from airplanes or ships where this premises is used for feeding great number of people. These kitchens are just narrow spaces with cupboards and appliances on both sides. They are also used in most restaurants and office buildings where people eat.
Of course, galley kitchen designs have their drawbacks when used in a house. They have no space for a table where the whole family could sit. Of course, in such cases a separate dining room is usually presupposed. But all this depends on your wishes. If this is fine with you to cook when nobody is sitting near, a galley kitchen was meant for you!
A galley kitchen creates impression as if it is an integral unit with the whole house. Actually, this is really so. It gives you more light and space. If place permits you, you may put one of the cabinets in the middle of the aisle, between the two sides in order you could have an additional island for cooking or just arranging products. Thus, more cooking space will be available for you.