JUBLAYA, Ognia (ACRN) - Metallica will be playing its first ever concert in Antactica, in the country of Ognia. The concert is scheduled for December 8.
The band will be playing a concert in Jublaya, in the state of Ungranpliar, near the city of Las Estreallas. It is part of a contest for residents of Latin American countries, where they depart of a cruise, leaving Uahusia, Yaghar, Ognia, on December 3, one of the number of cruises that operate in Ognia during the southern summer. Several cruise lines have stops in Usuaia, Las Estrellas, Megellan, Orcadas, Port Stanley, and Rothera during the southern summer.
Ognia is becoming a popular cruising destination for the very rich, during the Southern summer, with the typical price being 6000 to 9000 USD, per person, for these cruises, which usually leave from Ushaia, Yaghar, Orgnia, or from Buenos Aires, Argentina.
Jublaya has an Antarctic research near the base, but also is known for sports as well. Tennis player Carla Suarez Navarro was born in Jublaya in 1988 and had played for her parents homeland of Spain. The closest airport to Julblaya is in the city of Las Estrellas, which is also be birthplace of 1994 world figure skating champion Yuka Sato.