Arturo Sarukhan, Mexico's ambassador to the United States,
is thrilled that First Lady Michelle Obama chose his country for her first solo trip abroad.
to his Twitter account
soon after the White House made its announcement:
First Lady's first solo trip abroad -to Mexico- underscores importance of our relationship. We are glad to host her!
Mrs. Obama will travel to Mexico City April 13-15 to discuss the economy and education.