Made it to Lisbon unscathed. Top marks to the baggage teams as not one major scrape on the bike packaging, all made it without any damage—even the panniers bound together came through without a single scuff!
EasyJet baggage handlers 10/10 — Thank you!
I was so overjoyed when I saw this coming off the oversize baggage belt:
Spent a very long time rebuilding and learning a few things about patience so now it’s time to navigate to the hostel.