Romanian Village Gets Boost From Rapper Snoop Dogg’s Instagram Mistake

A tourist website describes the village of Bogota as the "best place for chillin' in Romania"

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A small village in northern Romania is reveling in the virtual attention caused by a spelling mistake by U.S. rapper Snoop Dogg.

Posting a selfie on Instagram, the rapper who has been on tour in Bogota, Colombia, told his fans he was in Bogata, in Transylvania. [[372538382, C]]

Romanians soon spotted the mistake and began posting about it. A tourist website,, also popped up, describing the village of 2,000 as the "best place for chillin' in Romania." 

There's no hotel in the village, so visitors are advised to bring a sleeping bag. If they get hungry they can feast on a twist of the famous Hungarian goulash. [[309039611, C]]

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