Who doesn’t love getting good deals? After all, saving money means that you can get to buy your favourite products and experiences again and again. In this article, I will be introducing unique brands of varying categories such as food, fitness and crafts for you to try and recommend to your loved ones.
Regardless of whether you prefer stuffing yourself with the best snacks or getting your hands dirty with some hands-on activities, there will definitely be a promo code, cheap/free trial or recommendation that will cater to your interests!
1. Goodsome Supplies Co.
In early November 2018, Goodsome Supplies Co. launched their e-commerce store with the sole objective of making nutritious food available for everyone at affordable prices. Offering the best gourmet products sourced from all over the world, you can start adopting a healthier lifestyle and get your healthy fix at Goodsome Co. by keying in TRIALXCOCO at checkout to enjoy a 10% off storewide! Promo ends on 25 December 2018.
2. Kettle Gourmet
The Kettle Gourmet started out in July 2017 with the aim of redefining popcorn by innovating original flavours with a local twist. With one-of-a-kind flavours such as Chicken Rice, Teh Tarik and Ba Kwa, this inspiring brand is known for their superior quality, distinct aroma and exquisite taste. Not only do these flavours cater to every taste bud, they are also a healthier snack option that is built with integrity, innovation and love.
Now here’s best part: you can use the promo code TRIAL10 at checkout for 10% off your purchase of any Kettle Gourmet product storewide at https://www.thekettlegourmet.com/. Terms and conditions apply.
Cheap or Free Trials
Fueled by their burning passion for pole dancing, a group of enthusiasts came together to create PoleLAB Singapore in 2014. They offer different class types for varying levels of difficulties, techniques and tricks to cater to learners of all ages, genders and fitness levels. Over the years, pole dancing has become an increasingly popular activity, as it brings about multiple benefits such as engaging your core, building strength and stamina and improving flexibility. At PoleLAB, they strive to inject an element of fun into their classes, so you will enjoy staying fit.
Each trial class is $10 per 90 mins session* and is suitable for beginners or anyone who is totally new to pole dancing.
*Limited to 1 session per participant
- 31A Kreta Ayer Road, Singapore 088998 (Nearest MRT: Outram or Chinatown)
- 140 Robinson Road, Crown at Robinson #08-03, Singapore 068907 (Nearest MRT: Tanjong Pagar)
4. Ritual Gym
Always looking for an excuse to skip the gym? Ritual Gym specialises in designing 20-minute high-intensity interval training sessions that will allow you to get your workout and a refreshing bath all done within half an hour. Additionally, they have sessions running every hour and half hour from morning till night, so that anyone can squeeze in a small but effective full-body workout.
Another advantage of keeping fit with Ritual Gym is that you get to have personal attention from a professionally certified coach, since a class can only take a maximum of 10 participants. The most amazing thing is: you will be provided with the training attire, towels and toiletries and you can train barefoot so all you really need to bring is your identity card for registration.
BenEfits of joining their trial classes include having discounted unlimited 7-day or 14-day ($18) access, free one-on-one training with an experienced coach and a complimentary smoothie*!
*Participating outlets only
- 11 North Canal Road #03-01, Singapore (Nearest MRT: Raffles Place)
- 17b Lorong Liput, #02-01, Singapore (Nearest MRT: Holland Village)
- 140 Robinson Road, #03-01, Singapore (Nearest MRT: Tanjong Pagar, Downtown, Telok Ayer)
5. Pure Fitness
If you’ve had your yoga fix at Pure Yoga, head over to Pure Fitness to complete your exercise regime. Their gym has specialised facilities to cater to the huge variety of classes that they hold including kickboxing, static cycling and Pilates. On top of that, they constantly source for the latest gym equipment so that you can have an effective full-body workout with the equipment of your choice.
Pure Fitness sets their classes apart by incorporating music to keep your adrenaline rushing. Classes are also easy to follow as they are available in varying intensities, giving you full freedom to choose the intensity according to your fitness level.
By joining their classes, you get to burn calories from toning and shaping your body to improving your stamina, body coordination and agility. What’s more, trial classes are complimentary*!
*Limited to 1 session per participant
- Ngee Ann City, 391 Orchard Road, Podium Block Level 8, Singapore 238872 (Nearest MRT: Orchard)
- Asia Square Tower 1, 8 Marina View Level 6, Singapore 018960 (Nearest MRT: Downtown)
- Ocean Financial Centre, 10 Collyer Quay Level 4, Singapore 049315 (Nearest MRT: Raffles Place)
6. Liang Sandwich Bar
After Jay Chou was sighted passing these fragrant scallion pancakes to Sing China’s judges Na Ying and Wang Feng, he was approached to endorse this #1 selling pancake in China. The Liang Sandwich Bar officially opened in Singapore in July 2018 at the basement of Vivo City and has since saw to endless queues of foodies and hardcore Jay Chou fans.
The texture of the pancake is made to be light and flaky – often described as a roti prata with fillings inside. With 11 different flavour options from the basic Scallions Sandwich ($2.50) without fillings to Jay Chou’s favourite Liang Chicken Sandwich ($5.90), anyone can get their hands on the flavour combination of their preference.
Address: VivoCity B2-K22, 1 Harbourfront Walk, Singapore 098585
Opening hours: 10am – 10pm (Mon – Sun)
7. Thow Kwang Pottery Jungle
Thow Kwang Pottery Jungle has had a rich history in the pottery industry ever since they bought a dragon kiln and started to produce pottery wares in 1965. This family business has been a huge contributor to Singapore’s economy that continues to expand into exporting and importing unique earthenware.
By 2013, Thow Kwang saw to many locals and foreigners visiting their site for organised learning journeys as they saw the importance of preserving the culture through hands-on experiences and educational tours. The third generation of the Tan family, Stella Tan, then became involved in the marketing, social media and workshop components of the business. Today, you can see Thow Kwang’s works at various art exhibitions, cafes, restaurants and hotels.
If you would like to have a firsthand authentic experience of pottery making, Thow Kwang Pottery Jungle will be more than happy to teach you a few tricks while allowing you to have a better understanding of pottery and the art of wood-firing. It is a great place to bring your family and friends for a weekend of expressing your creativity.
Address: No. 85 Lorong Tawas via Clean Tech View, Singapore 639823
Opening hours: 9am to 5pm (Mon – Sun)
8. Hay Dairies Goat Farm
Being the only goat farm in Singapore since 1988, Hay Dairies houses over 800 goats of mixed breeds that originated from Minnesota, United States. Every goat’s diet consists of Alfalfa Hay from the US which is supplemented with a special feed from Australia that is high in grains, vitamins and minerals. Furthermore, the farm is guaranteed to meet the stringent standards of food safety and animal welfare as governed by the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority of Singapore.
If you would like to observe these affectionate animals, Hay Dairies has free and easy tours for groups of less than 10 people that do not require any prior booking. Visitors are encouraged to reach the farm by 9am to witness the adorable goat milking sessions that will last till about 1030am. Other than that, you will be able to roam around the farm’s premises, have a hands-on experience of feeding the goat and purchase fresh goat milk and souvenirs. This goat farm definitely makes a fresh educational experience for the young ones!
Address: 3 Lim Chu Kang Lane 4, Singapore 718859
Opening hours: 9am to 4pm (Mon, Wed – Sun)
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Who is Trialsaurus?
Trialsaurus is all about a world of trial experiences. They are a team that creates content centred around experiences of all sorts that are worth trying out in Singapore! This encompasses everything from new fitness activities, learning a new skill, visiting a unique art exhibition, trying out new exciting food and more!
They believe that life is short, which is why you should try everything when the opportunity arises. But most importantly, the team is fully aware of the impact a trial product or service can have on consumers as a deciding factor and believe that everyone’s first experience should be a meaningful one! That is why Trialsaurus was created.
What can you expect from Trialsaurus?
1. Exclusive offers (+ promo codes!)
Trialsaurus is constantly working on partnering with more merchants to provide discount codes for their followers. Merchants who are interested to be featured on the Trialsaurus Instagram page may feel free to contact them at [email protected]. The team is always open to ways that can help brands reach an even wider audience in Singapore.
In the future, to further illustrate the power of a trial product, Trialsaurus will also work with merchants to formulate trial samples and offer them at attractive prices to allow you to enjoy all the different and new products from our merchants with just one purchase.
2. Features and recommendations
The Trialsaurus team is interested in trying out fun new experiences and sharing them with everyone so you have something to do on a mundane day or during your free time. They aim to be the go-to Instagram account for everyone to get all kinds of recommendations in order to have enjoyable and meaningful experiences in Singapore.
Some examples of events and places that they have featured on their Instagram page include: Market on Wheels, Liang Sandwich Bar and Noosh Noodle Bar & Grill.
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Once the Trialsaurus website is launched, articles will be posted about some of the things that they have tried and tested to provide their genuine opinions. Trialsaurus seeks to provide only real reviews to their audience for a true and meaningful first experience.
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Occasionally, inspirational quotes and good vibes will be posted on their Instagram platform for that quick Monday motivation you need when browsing through your phone, or when you just want someone to back you up and tell you that your crazy idea is worth attempting!
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