- Portuguese Camino: Day 02 / Alpriate to Vila Franca de Xira
- Distance: 11.7 miles / Total 26.2
- Time: 7 hours
- Ascent: 353’ / Decent: 410’
- Weather: 76 degrees / partly cloudy, one rain sprinkle
Living up to its reputation as an unsightly commercial district, the outskirt of Lisbon is dominated by trains, trucks, storage containers, and warehouses. As my eyes constantly roam for way markers, I look for beauty in a sea of commerce.