I’m Viki and I’ve long lost my heart to the ocean.

Scuba diving and travelling are the two passions I’m combining on this blog here.

Want to get to know me better? Continue reading here or simply send me a message on Instagram!

Did you know I always take the Dirndl – the traditional Austrian dress – on my travels?

ps. Chronic Wanderlust is an award-winning travel & dive blog and I’m happy to be on this journey with you!

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Bessere Unterwasserfotos

7 Simple Tips for More Beautiful Underwater Photos

No matter whether GoPro, compact or DSLR camera, in the water as well as on land there are numerous ways to take better and more beautiful photos. In this blog post, I'm sharing my personal tips for better and more beautiful underwater photos that are easy to implement.

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Downsides of Solo Travel

As someone with a heart filled with wanderlust, few things keep me from travelling. However, there are certain downsides when it comes to solo travel.

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Fort Lauderdale Wassersport

Fort Lauderdale: Off into the water

When I think back to my road trip through Florida a few years ago, I can't even turn off the cinema inside my head. Especially the sea with its thousands of shades of blues has impressed me. One of my stops on the trip was the coastal city Fort Lauderdale – also known as the Venice of America. In this blog story you'll find out why divers and snorkelers will like it here:

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Do more of what makes you happy

Next trips

Mexico, Tyrol, Berlin, Cyprus …

Scuba Diving

I was probably a mermaid in a former life. There's nothing in the world that makes me as happy as blowing bubbles under the surface. 

Salty hair? Just how it should be!

Discover with me the most spectacular dive sites around the globe!


Road trips and long bus journeys are what I need!

I keep my camera always at hand and try to capture precious moments from the road.

You can find guides to destinations, and many helpful travel tips and hacks here too!

Life & Blogging

Behind a blog there's always a person – or more.

Viki and her team share updates on their lives and tips on blogging here.

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