Love comes and goes on “The Bachelor" and "The Bachelorette,” but sometimes, the friendships between contestants are long lasting. Once you’re cast on any of the franchise’s shows, you’re automatically a member of “The Bachelor” family. You’ll get invited to reunions. You may even live in the same city as a couple other former contestants. And you may even get invited back for a spin-off, like “Bachelor in Paradise” (Season 3 should be back in August!).
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So while you may miss seeing the bonds made between the men and the women, you don’t have to look far to see who is still hanging out and keeping in touch. Here, we picked out our favorite friendships born on these shows.