The world's first floating nation is set to appear in the Pacific Ocean off the island of Tahiti in 2020.
- World’s First Floating City To Emerge In The Pacific Ocean By 2020.
- The radical plans, bankrolled by PayPal founder Peter Thiel, will see a floating nation built in the Pacific Ocean.
- Hotels, homes, offices and restaurants, and more will be built by 2020 by the nonprofit Seasteading Institute.
In January the firm made a deal with French Polynesia to set up an experimental nation off its coast.