Madison is the capitol of Wisconsin. It is a small city of 236,000 people with two major employers – UW and the state government. It is one of top ranked cities in the US for quality of life. The city is friendly, safe, and easy to get around by bike or bus. The city situated between four lakes and is scenic. In the summer, there are outdoor activities such as boating, sailing, fishing, camping, and outdoor concerts, etc. In the winter, there are plenty downhill ski, cross-country ski, ice-skating, and ice fishing, etc. The city residents are liberal and friendly. It is really easy to live in Madison and love Madison.