Below you can find a selection of typical mythological creatures from Asturian culture:
-Busgosu: Lord of the forests and all its inhabitants.
-Trasgu: Elf that sneaks into Asturian houses and turns the lives of families upside down.
-Dryads: Oak trees nymphs.
-Bogeyman: Old man that wanders the streets after dark to kidnap kids and introduce them into his sack.
-Nereida: Nymphs of the sea that make appearances riding on dolphins, sea monsters or sea-horses.
-Holy Company: procession of souls that warn villagers of a forthcoming decease.
-Xana: Beautiful nymph that lives in rivers and fountains.
-Saint John´s Bonfire: Each year on the eve of 23 of June, people gather around bonfires during the magical night where everybody will try to attract good luck and expel bad spirits.