If you are going to Italy, this is very very important!!!
Gelato is one of the most delicate aspects of the italian culture. It's soft, it's colorful, there's a lot of it, it's cheap and the most important thing: it's refreshing in the heat! It is ICE-CREAM. Here is a brief introduction to the art of choosing, buying and eating ice-cream.
Where to buy it?
An ice-cream shop is called a Gelatería. A gelatería is usually a small shop with a counter and some chairs and tables, usually also outside. On the counter there are cold pools full of packages of gelato. In normal, good gelaterías there are about 20-35 tastes of gelato.