Writer Jennifer Ng hopes to raise $5,000 on Kickstarter for her ice cream-themed travel guide. Ng plans to use the funds to cover the cost of traveling and research. We’ve embedded a video about the project above–what do you think?

Here’s more about the project:”Right now, there is no guide to find ice cream throughout the world. I plan to change that. The book will start with an introduction of ice cream: what it means to the world, what it means to me, how this project came to life, its history. Each section for each city/country will include: introduction of the place (map, trivia, etc.), ice cream destinations, stories and recipes.”

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