By Brooklyn Gordon
Originally Published by Malibu Times
TripAdvisor Reviews named Malibu one of the top 15 Best Honeymoon Destinations in the United States.
TripAdvisor is a travel website that provides travel bookings, vacation rentals and reviews. The reviews are generated from costumers and travelers who can give their opinion on travel destinations and specific bookings.
Tourism — particularly the rising popularity of short term vacation rentals — in Malibu is controversial among locals. Although many local Malibu residents complain about the tourist take-over during the summer season, the visitors bring a lot of money in with vacation rentals. Just last year, the City of Malibu made over two million dollars on transient occupancy taxes.