About Michael Yuen @yuenx

Michael is an outdoor enthusiast and a Cybersecurity Engineer with a 17-year background in IT Systems Engineering. He aims to live a life that is good and inspired. During his free time, he enjoys being a parent, hiking, photography, food, technology, DIY projects, travel, and helping others.
22 Mar 2013

Travel Story: Machu Picchu Proposal

By |2021-08-13T21:33:03-07:00Mar 22, 2013 - Friday|Family, Travel|0 Comments

Read: 8 mins. She said, "Yes!" the morning of December 27, 2011 at Machu Picchu, one of the Seven Wonders of the World, just minutes after the seemingly endless rain stopped pouring. I had just proposed to my girlfriend of two years, and she had no idea it was coming. Here is our story about Peru, and the day she became my fiancé.

5 Nov 2012

Backpacking: Sespe Hot Springs (2 Days)

By |2021-09-09T22:09:48-07:00Nov 5, 2012 - Monday|Travel|0 Comments

Read: 2 mins. What was originally planned to be an easy, two-day backpacking trip for the remainder of 2012 to Pear Lake in Sequoia National Park became one of the most challenging trips we had ever undertaken. Sequoia was going to be too cold, and we decided at the last minute to visit Sespe Hot Springs in Los Padres National Park instead. In a group of eight, three of whom were new to backpacking, the trip would forever change several of us.

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