Nishinoshima: Oki's island of sanctuary

Travel Nov 14, 2015

Nishinoshima: Oki's island of sanctuary

by Stephen Mansfield

Were it not for the well-nourished faces of the passengers suffused with keen expressions of expectation and purpose, the supine bodies, unpacked food, luggage and blankets strewn across the hard flooring of the ferry's modern equivalent of steerage class resembled those of a migrant ...