The new year means one thing and one thing only: The Bachelor is back! Our Monday nights are back to being 100 percent focused on over-the-top dates, steamy hot tub sessions, and plenty of tears. Colton Underwood is on the hunt for a wife, so get ready to watch his love story unfold, Bachelor Nation! crossed this season makes our list of favorites. But before we dive into the journey, here’s what you need to know before the premiere.