Delta SkyMiles get a bad rap–very deservedly so–for the lack of low-miles-price award availability that Delta releases, the fuel surcharges Delta charges on awards, and the fact that you can’t redeem miles for oneway awards at a fair price.
But it does not follow that Delta miles are worthless. In fact, you can get great value and do some pretty cool things with Delta miles. My top choices to burn 150k, 120k, 100k, 80k, 60k, and 25k SkyMiles after the jump.
Pop quiz, hot shot: What is the only airline with a direct flight between Los Angeles and Sao Paulo?
Three times a week, a Korean Air 777-300ER flies from Los Angeles to Sao Paulo on Mondays, Wednesday, Fridays. The return leaves Sao Paulo on Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.
Redeye outbound, daytime return
This flight isn’t just a novelty. It’s a legitimately great use of Delta SkyMiles–the least valuable and most reviled currency among the legacy airlines. Learn how to get on the flight yourself after the jump.
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