Cool off in Rome with this sweet treat

Looking for a sweet treat to beat the heat? Locals line up in droves at the kiosk of "La Gratachecca del 1915" (near Isola Tiberina‘s bridge, the Ponte Cestio) for the most scrumptious frozen ices—more refreshing than gelato—in Rome.

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