The Arc de Triomphe du Carrousel, and through the opening the view onto the Tuileries gardens that reach to the Place de la Concorde. This Arc must not be confused with the mostly known Arc de Triomphe situated at the Place de l’Etoile called Arc de Triomphe de l’Étoile.
This one is looking straight at the Louvre pyramids. A statue of a winged woman at the Place du Carrousel, between the Louvre Museum and Tuileries Garden.
The Luxembourg gardens. Behind the park the only sky scraper in this part of the city. It still stands, but after it was erected, a law was introduced that forbids this kind of constructions in the historic city quarters.