Category Archives: Korean

The Coolest Thing You Can Do with 25k to 150k Delta SkyMiles

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.

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Great Use for Delta Miles: Korean Air Flight Between Los Angeles and Sao Paulo

Pop quiz, hot shot: What is the only airline with a direct flight between Los Angeles and Sao Paulo?

Korean Air

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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