About Linzhou: Linzhou is situated in the far north of Henan province at the eastern end of the Taihang Mountains. It is close to the border with Shandong and Hebei provinces. Linzhou is famous for its Red Flag Canal, which was dug by local residents in the 1960s. Other well-known attractions include Taihang Gorge and Huanghua Mountain. The city is also known for its builders, who work on construction projects all over China.