What I didn't realize until we got closer was that they are made of big blocks of salt. Yep. SALT. So cool. (And just in case you were wondering, which you were, I did touch one and lick my finger just to be sure they weren't lying. Gross, but effective.)
They told us some nonsense about how they cleaned the air or released something important that you should breathe or something - which I didn't buy. What we did buy, however, was one of these candle holders. They were make such a nice light and we really fell in love with them. I can't remember how much it cost, but it wasn't that expensive and it was worth every penny.
What we didn't love about it was the fact that it weighed a ton and
I love finding strange little treasures in the nooks and crannies of the world.
What is the most unique thing you've found on your travels?