... reminded me of the little towns in Italy like Cinque Terre. A cluster of buildings around a curved inlet filled with moored boats. Not quite as dramatic in geography or colorful paint on the houses, but the similarity still leaped out at me.
I still haven't pulled out my Nikon artillery piece yet. I will starting today and see if I can get some comparison shots. My Samsung Galaxy S5 has superior resolution, but it can't touch the Nikon's optics.