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Viktoria Urbanek Bucket List Reisen

My Adventure List


I’ve updated, revised and changed the structure of this particular page more than 50 times. It never felt quite right, so I decided to try again and give this travel wish list of adventures and experiences yet another look and structure it a bit differently. So here we go: Goals I seek to accomplish in 2020 Travel to five countries I haven’t been to before Go ice diving in Austria…

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Kayak Flight Search Explore – Favourite Site at the moment


Kayak Flight Search Explore – Favourite Site at the moment Hi out there fellow travellers! Today I want to introduce you to my favourite flight search tool at the moment: Kayak Flight Search Explore!! 😀 It’s a bit hidden on the website so you probably haven’t heard of it before! But now you do and you can get inspired! It’s for us travellers that don’t quite know where to go…

Best of Yucatán – Whale Sharks


Hi out there!! 🙂 Yucatán?? Whale Sharks? What?? It’s been a while since I updated my blog – so sorry!! I will post more frequently! I promise! Pinkyswear! 🙂 If you want to fully enjoy this post about something incredible you can do in Yucatán, turn on some music which makes you feel relaxed and summerish 🙂 (how about this here? – I feel the sun on my head right…

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Skiing in Mexico? In summer? Yes you heard me right!


Hello my fellow travel-lovers! Yes indeed! Mexico! What comes to mind? Beach, tequila, quesadillas, sombreros, moustaches, cocktails, …? I went skiing in Mexico 🙂 How did that happen? Well!!! I spent three months doing an internship in Saltillo, Coahuila, in the Northern part of the country. Mexico is simply amazing: great people everywhere, vivid colours and a breathtaking landscape! So how did this skiing thing happen at all? I was…

Best Gifts for Travellers that you will be thanked for


Hello out there my fellow Wanderlusters! Christmas, birthdays, other festive occasions throughout the year call for presents and gifts. Best Gifts and Presents for Travellers I have to share with you some great presents and gifts that I can recommend to give to a person that carries the world in their heart! 1.) Scratch Travel Map I got this quite a while ago, but I really love it. The map comes…

Longdistance travelling? No problem!


Hi out there my fellow travelers! Longdistance travelling can be a pain in the ***! That’s something we can all agree on, right? But there are some simple tricks! 🙂 Yesterday I got to see a friend in Vienna and she will travel to Brazil and Argentina tomorrow! How exciting is that!! She will travel down to Patagonia and enjoy the beautiful landscape and meet family and friends of her…

Packing List China – Featured by Her Packing List


Hi there, as you might know I got featured by Her Packing List- I wrote an article about my personal essential “Packing List China”! “So China it was! I’ve always dreamed about going there exploring the ancient culture and meeting new exciting people! I got chosen for an internship in Liaoning province, the one next to North Korea for 7 weeks from end of July to early September. My weekends…

No one to travel with? Don’t worry!!! Solo Travelling


No one to travel with? Don’t worry!!! We all sometimes ache to go somewhere usual or completely off the track. You start researching and fall in love with the destination, save up some money, but no one of your friends seems to be interested. You end up not traveling at all. ALMOST! Don’t let others influence your travel experience by not having it at all. You are responsible for your own life…

That moment … at the airport of Mexico City


That moment … at the airport of Mexico City It was over. After spending three marvellous months in Mexico it was time for me to leave again. I already had flown into Mexico City from Monterrey in the North and now I was here at the international airport of Mx City. I could cry – I love it here so much: wonderful colleagues, great trips, awesome parties, pretty cool adventures…

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Helpful travel apps and websites


Let’s talk travel apps and websites! When I look at my phone I cannot help the urge to travel. Most of my smart phone apps are travel apps to prepare trips and store information about them. So here’re the ones that I use often: Touchnote This one is really great, you can instantly send your own photos as postcards around the world. One postcard is 1,49€ or 1,49 USD (how their exchange…

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My trips so far


View Chronic Wanderlust on a larger map Yellowish Stars — Find links to articles on the blog Blue Pins — already visited Green squares — part of my round the world trip I love writing about my travels, here are some posts Mexico Mexico is so much more than Cancun About spending Christmas in Mexico (again) Whale sharks in Yucatán Airport Moment Diving in Cenotes Bungee Jumping Diving in Pet Cemetery Cenote Scotland Reasons…

Staying in Hostels


Staying in hostels – do it right! So when I travel I mostly stay in hostels, not only because it is (or can be) really cheap, but also because you get to meet a lot of really cool and nice people! Especially when I travel alone I enjoy this experience. I book a dorm bed and then I stay some time at the common rooms and talk to other travellers about…

Packing List for Overnight Busses and Trains


Packing List for Overnight Busses and Trains Clothes long tracksuit bottoms: to keep you warm and comfy extra pair of socks: I prefer woollen socks to put on top of my normal socks to keep me warm (because I take of my shoes on busses and trains) sweater: same as above –> to keep you warm scarf: to keep my throat covered and warm, because I tend to get sick…

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Portable Mobile Charger


You’ve been on the road for a bit and you are depending on your phone to find your way to your hostel or hotel. You see your battery drop. And then it goes off and no power sockets and chargers anywhere to be found. My dear fellow travellers, I got the solution: Portable Mobile Chargers Even if you find your way to your hostel, the low on battery issue may…

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Travel planner – Travel diary


Long before I started travelling I came across the Moleskine Calendars, which I adore, because they help me plan better and get an overview about what’s going on! Travel planner and travel diaries Because I was so fond of them and my calendar got filled with my travel wishes and plans, so I decided to make a second base for my thoughts. I got  Moleskine’s ruled, soft notebook. I like…