Daily Skinny: New Hilton in SA, Hyperloop train trend for Cape Town to Jozi?, Social media: a US visa requirement

Thursday skinny served rushed.

It's almost the weekend, here's what's been swirling around today:

R1.3bn uMhlanga Arch secures SA’s first Hilton Garden Inn 

US hospitality conglomerate, Hilton, is to open its first Hilton Garden Inn branded hotel in South Africa. 

Should SA invest in a hyperloop between Cape Town and Joburg? 

Should SA get in the loop and board this trend train?

US visa seekers will have to disclose social media, as tourism Trump slump questioned 

Could social media visa questions lead to more social isolation?

UPDATE: Travellers advised to plan accordingly as Air France strikes push on 

Air France cancellations strike on amid labour protests

Colour me creative: See how the maps of these 8 cities would look if done by famous artists 

Check out these places re-imagined - who knows where you'll van Gogh next!

#FindYourEscape at these relaxing solo getaways in SA 

See these trips that put the soul in solo.

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