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How to Build an Island Dream House
With $15,000, 12,000 screws, and one blessing from a local chieftess, Alex Sheshunoff and Sarah Kalish built a dream house on oceanfront property in Palau. Photograph by Alex Sheshunoff

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Are You Living the Dream?

If you've chased a lofty adventure goal, send us your photos and four lessons learned (see example >>). They could be published in the magazine or online.

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These stairs lead to an outdoor shower overlooking the ocean. To get running hot water, we first needed a roof to catch the rain, a stainless steel storage tank, a propane-powered heater, an on-demand water pump, solar panels, and a truck battery to power the pump. When that water is running, it all feels worth the extra effort.  
Alex Sheshunoff 
  

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