Meeting new people can be very easy while this is an island which is chosen by many gay and lesbian travellers as an alternative and tranquil destination.
Livadaki and Agios Nicolaos beaches are two nudist beaches that are frequented by gay travellers. Though, they are not officially gay beaches, they attract several gay men!
Several gay wedding ceremonies are being celebrated in Folegandros. Even though Greek laws do not allow same-sex weddings, the renewal of vows, as well as same-sex commitment ceremonies, are being performed.
In such a small community of only 650 inhabitants, there isn't any particular 'gay scene’, but the local restaurants and bars are always full of people having fun and drinking the traditional "rakomelo" (strong raki drink with honey).