Trump takes Asia: A look back at President Trump and Melania Trump's trips of 2017

Christina Gregg,

Trump is set to depart for Asia on Friday, marking his first visit as president to five countries.

President Trump and first lady Melania Trump will travel first to Hawaii on Friday before continuing on to Japan, South Korea, China, Vietnam and the Philippines. The president is expected to meet with a series of world leaders while on the Asia excursion.

The Trumps have had a relatively busy travel schedule in the 45th president's first year of office, with a range of trips both international and domestic. Aside from happier trips like one to Paris, France for Bastille Day in July, the first couple has also dropped into areas like Las Vegas, Houston and Puerto Rico in the wake of devastating tragedy.

As President Trump heads to Asia, here's a look back at the noteworthy trips both he and first lady Melania Trump have taken part in since assuming his Oval Office role:

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