Guest Editor Eva Mendes has traveled the world. She's filmed countless movies abroad, vacationed in some of the most beautiful places EVER, and was recently spotted in Iceland!

For Eva, traveling is often for work and pleasure, but there are a few destinations that hold a special place in her heart and one is even in her back yard. From the sandy beaches in Thailand to the gorgeous rolling hills of Death Valley, California, Eva's favorite places to travel are as unique as she is.

Click through the gallery above to see a few of Eva's favorite places to travel!