Episodes have been filmed throughout the United States, Canada, England, New Zealand, Vietnam, Thailand, and Korea to name just a few.
The Agoura Hills, California mansion became the primary residence for the contestants since the tenth season though it was not used in seasons eight and nine, where they mainly shot in Paris and Rome, respectively.
Velvick and Jay Overbye started as two candidate bachelors. On the season's finale, Mesnick had called off the engagement with Rycroft, and resumed a relationship with runner-up Malaney.
The women competing had to vote on which man they would like to be the bachelor. Rycroft is now married to Tye Strickland, and they have three children together, daughter Ava and sons Beckett and Cayson.
Typical activities include: If a rose is at stake on a date, the participating women pack their suitcases in case they fail to receive a rose.
However, they were later reconciled and got engaged for the second time, but broke up again in October 2012 for good.
The series revolves around a single former bachelor (deemed eligible) who starts with a pool of romantic interests (typically 25) from whom the bachelor is expected to select a wife.
During the course of the season, the bachelor eliminates candidates (see The elimination process), with the bachelor typically proposing marriage to his final selection.
A free spirited yoga instructor finds true love in a conservative lawyer and they got married on the first date.
Though they are polar opposites; her need of stability is fulfilled with him, his need of optimism is fulfilled with her.