There are numerous quilt blocks that are named for cities, states and other places. Here is just the start of the list in a variety of quilt block sizes.
Free Quilt Block Pattern
London Roads is a fun quilt block to make because you can experiment with colour placement to get a variety of outcomes. In the sample block, some of the rectangle and triangle pieces appear to make an arrow pointing in the direction the quilter wants you to look. You could also try out using more or less fabric selections to render a totally different look.
The sample illustrations show just how much of an impact colour can have on your quilt as an end product.