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We will be flying SAA from Cape Town to Johannesburg, from Victoria Falls to Johannesburg and from Nelspruit to Livingstone all in economy class. We intend to carry on our luggage. We each have a carry on that fits the description on the SAA website.
Economy One piece not exceeding 8kg (18lb) 56cm (L) 36cm (W) 23cm (H)
Are we also allowed one personal item? I can't find that anywhere on the website and www.luggagelimits.com says no personal items. I have a small backpack
15.7" x 11.2" x 5.1" I use a a purse/camera bag/netbook carrier. My husband will have something about the same size. Will we have problems trying to carry these on as well?

Thanks for your help.

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