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Tribe Wanted: Welcome to Vorovoro

What would happen if two entrepreneurs formed an online community and
then whisked its members off to build paradise in the South Pacific? Let the
experiment begin.
Text and photograph by James Vlahos

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On the other side of the island, Paul Ovenden, a 23-year-old from England, works on a less practical, more fun project: building a classic castaway raft. This version never attained seaworthy status but Ovenden succeeded on a later attempt and navigated into the Vovovoro lagoon.

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