Do more of what makes you happy! This is the mantra I live by. It's so simple yet so effective and encourages me every day to live a happier life and achieve my dreams.
I'm Viktoria, and my heart belongs to the ocean. My backpack is always ready for new adventures and my Dirndl – the traditional Austrian dress – is always packed.
I grew up in Styria, a beautiful Austrian state, have lived in Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela for a year when I discovered my passion for scuba diving and started learning Spanish from scratch.
After this year abroad I started studying industrial engineering in Austria and Spain. During the summers I worked as an intern in Mexico and China.
My desire to scuba dive got only stronger when I took my PADI divemaster training in sunny Mexico.
While I worked as a scientific assistant at my university, I founded my own business in 2015. I work with several clients and support them with my knowledge in the fields of Social Media Marketing, Content Creation, Influencer Marketing and Blogger Relations.
I currently live in Linz with my fiancé, study Sales and Marketing in Steyr and Bogotá.
A big dream of mine is to travel to Antarctica to see the masses of ice and snow – and of course observe the penguins there.
Another goal – which I'm trying to accomplish by 30 – is to visit all European countries.
Scuba Dive and Travel Blog made in Austria
Chronic Wanderlust is an Austrian dive and travel blog. Viktoria founded the bilingual blog back in 2013.
Today Chronic Wanderlust is the largest blog in Austria that covers diving, diving spots, dive gear, travel, travel tips, road trips and much more.
Chronic Wanderlust won the blogheim.at blogger award in 2016.