Michelle Obama's overseas trips

Peng Liyuan, wife of Chinese President Xi Jinping, left, shows first lady Michelle Obama how to hold a writing brush as they visit a Chinese traditional calligraphy class in Beijing on Friday, March 21. The first lady is on <a href='http://www.cnn.com/2014/03/21/politics/gallery/michelle-obama-china/index.html'>an official visit</a> to expand relations between the United States and China. Click through the gallery to see her other international travels through the years.

Peng Liyuan, wife of Chinese President Xi Jinping, left, shows first lady Michelle Obama how to hold a writing brush as they visit a Chinese traditional calligraphy class in Beijing on Friday, March 21. The first lady is on an official visit to expand relations between the United States and China. Click through the gallery to see her other international travels through the years.