* 4 Jan -5 Jan Kyoto to Hiroshima (stop Himeji) (2 nights) [trains should not be as busy on 4th]
* 6 Jan - 7 Jan Kanazawa (2 nights)
* 8 Jan - 10 Jan Myoko-Kogen (3 nights with a visit to Monkey Onsen)
*17 Jan fly home from Narita.
Any suggestions on transport and itinerary welcome.