The city has been the crossroads of civilizations Phoenician, Carthaginian, Roman and Tamazight. Regional hub due to its proximity to Melilla and nearby urban centers. Today, Nador has all the makings of a Mediterranean metropolis. Relays for mining economy in the early twentieth century, emigration which marks its entry into the national exchequer. Its unique urban growth is due to massive remittances the large community of emigrants. Its harbor and industrial zones fueling investor interest in Iberian. His boldness coupled economic and tourism. The flagship project is the Mar Chica, offshore of 25 km of beach, with a sumptuous lagoon d’Azur. Nador as the main urban area which is, thanks to its port, its cruise terminal and soon its railway station, a hub of transportation and commerce to the extensive radiation.