In this area there was an Explosive factory which was closed in 1996. The building is in which nitroglycerin was maden. All the equipment was dismantled some years after closed factory which was one of the tree in Spain that made nitroglycerin. This component was used to produce dynamite.
Historically isolated from the rest of Spain by its high mountains, Asturias claims to be a Natural Paradise. It hosts many World Heritage features and gets world wide media coverage every year when the 'Prince of Asturias Awards' winners' names are announced.