Craig and Melanie Briggs – Journey to a Dream
Like many of us, Craig and Melanie dreamt of living a different life free from the stresses and strains of modern living. But unlike most of us, he decided to pursue his dream.
In May 2002 Craig, his wife Melanie and their dog Jazz, left their home town of Huddersfield in England’s industrial north and set off for Galicia, a remote and little known province in the northwest corner of Spain. So began their JOURNEY TO A DREAM
With help from the locals, they quickly settled in to their new, relaxed lifestyle but the search for a new home soon changed that. They encounter a freelance estate agent of dubious character and after several failed attempts to buy a house are forced to reassess their goals.
Worse follows; a brush with the law, a builder who refuses to work, a swimming pool that floats and the mysterious disappearance of their life savings. The spectre of a penniless return to England with their dream in tatters hovers over them.
But this Yorkshireman is made of sterner stuff.
Join Craig, Melanie and Jazz along a colourful, bumpy and sometimes dangerous journey and immerse your senses in the sights, sounds, and tastes along the way.
Craig’s book, Journey To A Dream, is available exclusively from Amazon, follow this link for your national store.