Michelle Obama arrived in China Thursday for a week-long solo visit, without the US president. Michelle Obama will spend time with China's first lady, Peng Liyuan, who is a well-known folk singer.
Michelle Obama will travel to China from March 19-26 and visit with China's first lady, as well as high school and college students. Michelle Obama says she'll post a daily travel blog on the White House website.
The son of a former top Communist Party official, China's President-to-be Xi Jinping is considered a cautious reformer.