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Panoramic view of the Pampulha Lake, made of four stitched pictures.

To the right, the São Francisco de Assis Church (Pampulha Church), designed by the famous architect Oscar Niemeyer. It was the last construction to be inaugurated of the Architectural Complex of Pampulha, in 1943, and is considered symbol of the city.

To the left, the Jornalista Felipe Drummond Stadium (Mineirinho), the biggest indoor sporting arena of the country, with capacity of 25 thousand people.

In the middle, the Governador Magalhães Pinto Stadium (Mineirão), the second biggest soccer stadium of Brazil, with capacity of 76 thousand people. It was inaugurated in 1965, and will start to be reformed in the next year to fulfill the requirements of FIFA and host games of the World Cup 2014.

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