I guess that could be the question of the ages. You could also ask the same about women. What makes a woman happy? Not all are the same and the answers would be endless. But this has nothing to do with relationships or marriage.
Despite economic situations, you have to love 2011. Technology has allowed us to do so many things we wouldn't even imagine doing 20, 10, even 5 years ago. Whether it's the iphone, video games, robots, computers, all of these are allowing us to not only enhance our lifestyle, but to go places a normal person will never see.