It’s a popular vacation destination – especially as we get closer to the winter months in Colorado.

In recent years, they are more direct flights and good deals out there for people who want to leave the snowy mountains and visit a beach.

We wanted to learn more about the bigger picture too.

Enrique de la Madrid Cordero, Mexico’s secretary of tourism, joined us on 9NEWS Mornings to talk about the importance of tourism and the trade relationship between U.S. and Mexico.

Watch the interview in the video above!