Shweshwe 2019 South african traditional clothing

Obviously you need to take your swimming costume with you but the Cape has notoriously changeable weather conditions so unless it is in the dead of summer take a jersey and long trousers with and a raincoat and/or umbrella.In winter, It’s important to layer because none of the houses have central heating as the winters are too short for it to make economic sense to install. Temperatures can drop to below freezing at night so be prepared