Madison, Wisconsin, is a beautiful city located on Lake Monona known for its lovely natural surroundings and the University of Wisconsin. Hotels Madison are within easy reach of the University of Wisconsin and the historic Harold C. Bradley House. There are a number of inexpensive options for hotels in Madison located near the downtown area. Book rooms at the recently renovated Hotel Ruby Marie, or stay at the charming country bed and breakfast Speckled Hen Inn.
Madison is known for its local music, and hosts a number of music festivals throughout the year. These include the Waterfront Festival and the Madison Pop Festival, both of which are near Madison hotels.
Madison is known for its eclectic collection of low priced eateries and bars, many of which are near the university. Visit The Old Fashioned Tavern and Restaurant to sample the famous Wisconsin beer, brats and cheese.
Wisconsin State Capitol building on East Main Street, features architecture based on the dome of the U.S. Capitol, is the main feature of the Madison skyline. The building is open to the public and provides free weekday tours.
Shoppers will find all they need in the many malls found throughout Madison, including the Hilldale Shopping Center on North Midvale Boulevard that features a popular farmer's market on the weekends.
Madison is one of the best college sports towns in America, and the University of Wisconsin Badgers are the main attraction. The football team plays home games in Camp Randall Stadium in front of 80,000 cheering fans.