The capital city of the American state of Wisconsin, Madison is beautifully set among lakes and populated by a largely educated populous. With the University of Wisconsin being located in this city, the culture of the city is similar to that of other famous college towns like Berkeley and Boston. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in America, and even better to visit.
The city is served by Dane County Regional Airport
, just a few minutes by taxi from the city center, and surrounded by several hotels.
The beauty of Madison is that there’s plenty to do without even needing to plan one’s day. Enjoy a stroll around the lakefronts, or spend an afternoon at the Memorial Union Terrace where there are plenty of restaurants and shopping opportunities to pass the time while taking in the relaxed and comforting culture of this city.
If traveling with children, don’t miss a chance to explore around the unique and whimsical Madison Children’s Museum
located right in the center of town among the architecture of the state buildings. Besides the lakes, parks, and many more relaxation sites, Madison is home to the only botanical garden with a Thai Pavilion in the country, Olbrich Botanical Gardens
There’s a lot more to see and do in Madison, and the best way to discover what else this city has to offer in terms of attractions, landmarks, and hotels is by exploring the interactive map on this page.