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Itinerary for Osaka (base of operations was the Hotel Chuo Oasis, Osaka, Japan [Google Maps]):
2010/09/16 – Arrival in Osaka (on the Su Zhou Hao from Shanghai); Osaka Aquarium
2010/09/17 – Koya-san
2010/09/18 – Kobe
2010/09/19 – Osaka-jô
2010/09/20 – Departure for Hiroshima (on the Shinkansen)