Well, I suppose some people might want to know how much this type of holiday cost:-
Accommodation (booked through Agoda) = $2200 for 21 nights in 3 fantastic hotels.
Japan Rail Pass = $575 for 2 weeks use.
Cash expenses (transport, food, souvenirs, etc.) =$1000
Credit card (theatre tickets, expensive souvenirs, electronic items, etc.) =$575
GRAND TOTAL = $4350 (thus about $200 a day, living in reasonable luxury)