Why? Erosion. Those waves are going to eat away the foundation of that island, and it’s going to fall into the ocean. Not a good place to build a house. Unless, I suppose, you want your house to fall into the ocean, in which case, knock yourself out.
By way of confession, I’m not particularly fond of heights. When I first started playing it, I would get mild vertigo playing Minecraft. So, I don’t think I’d do particularly well living on a floating island. This is not a floating island though, obviously; it is a floating plain, hence the name. I don’t think …
I will concede one can get shipwrecked in our world too. Perhaps the real lesson here is that boats are bad for you.
People get stranded. And make friends with volleyballs. Looks lovely though.