The giant cross on Mount Tapyas in Palawan was detroyed during Typhoon Yolanda, drawing reactions on social medida.
The giant cross is considered a tourist attraction in the area..
According to ABS-CBN, three people in Coron were killed in the storm while more than 6,000 people were housed at an evacuation center.
Vice-Governor Dennis Socrates tweeted a photo of Mt. Tapyas without the cross.
“Regretting now that i did not pay you a visit the last time i was there :'( sorry giant cross. sorry mt. tapyas :(,” one user wrote on Twitter.
Another wrote: “Mt Tapyas cross is gone. #YolandaPH what have u done with my beloved coron!?”
That’s mt. tapyas without the giant cross. Photo by Vice Gov. Socrates. pic.twitter.com/wuTIhcup6G
— PIA-Palawan (@PiaPalawan) November 9, 2013